Photography  by Jack Pennington

Hiking Guide Training Seminar - 2017

Photography  by Jack Pennington

Agenda

“Settling on Sediment: Sedimentary Rocks and how to Interpret them in the Field” with Melissa Giovanni Ph.D. View

“After the Burn: Fire Effects & Ecology” with Casey Teske Ph.D., GCNP Fire Ecologist

“Grand Canyon’s Mother Road: The history of the Bright Angel Trail” with Mike Anderson, Ph.D. View

“How to Not Kill Your Clients – Risk management 101” with Angie Moline, Ph.D. Founder of Educate Wild! View

Hopi Harvey Project View

“Guide Craft: Tips and Tricks for the Field”.

“A Time of Profound Change” with Lyle Balenquah and Jason Nez

“Hispanic History of Northern Arizona” with Breann Velasco, Arizona Historical Society

“Flipped Out for Grand Canyon: A visual journey, illustrating some of the river running ‘oops’ through time” with author, Tom Myers M.D.

“Sticking to the Science: How best to engage with Fundamentalists about the Age of Grand Canyon” with Wayne Ranney M.S. View

“The Grand Canyon Rose: Grand Canyon National Park’s First Botanist, Rose Collom” with Richard Quartaroli MLIS View

“Ever Feel Exasperated? Learn some clever ways to answer seemingly stupid questions” with Bryan Bates M.S. and Jack Pennington M.Sc.View

“Protecting Grand Canyon: One Thousand years and counting” Historian and author, Steve Hirst, brings a fresh look at the efforts to protect the Canyon via a focus on neighboring Tribes.

“Desertview Watchtower: Past, Present, and Future” with Slim Woodruff PhD and Phil Payne, GCC Manager of Donor Engagement View

“Short on Time?” - NPS Interpretive Rangers Elyssa Shalla - Wilderness
Peer Observation Form View

“Vexed by Vulcanism? Grand Canyon’s volcanic rocks explained: from the ancient to the recent” with Brian F. Gootee, M.S., Research Geologist, Arizona Geological Survey, University of Arizona

“Outside the Line: Updates related to Uranium Mining, the Escalade, and more with Ellen Heyn, Grand Canyon Trust

 



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