Eco-A hosts a unique series of educational walks and outings in special natural areas of Atlanta and our region. See also EcoNaturalist Certification

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Walks and Outings, 2017

Jan 18  – Atlanta’s Old Growth and Original Forest

State Botanical Garden of Georgia

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Feb 11  – Learning Invasive/Native Trees & Plants

Briarlake Forest, DeKalb County

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Mar 23  – Old Growth and Original Forest Talk

Chattahoochee Nature Center

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Apr 8  – Old Growth/Original Forest Walk

Osborne Park, Brookhaven

This trip is full – now taking wait list

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Apr 15  – Songbirds, Water & Wildflowers

The Dawson Forest

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Apr 25  – Discovering Atlanta’s Original Forest

with Joan Maloof and Urban Forest Panel

Emory University

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May 6  – Old Growth/Original Forest Walk

Beecher Hills, West Atlanta

Walk and Volunteer Work Session

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May 7  – Smokerise Community

Private Group

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June 10  – South River Headwaters, Atlanta

Where the Water Goes Trip 1

This walk is full – now taking wait list

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June 11  – Clarkston Community

Private Group

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June 17  – Old Growth/Original Forest Walk

Johnson-Taylor Nature Preserve, East Atlanta

This walk is full – now taking wait list

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July 15 – Native Cane/Panola Mountain

Where the Water Goes Trip 2

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July 22 – Old Growth/Original Forest Walk

This walk is full – now taking wait list

Cascade Springs Nature Preserve

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July 29 – Yellow River Park

This walk is full – now taking wait list

Naturalist Walk, Gwinnett County

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Aug 12, 13  – Canoe/Camp Perseid Meteor Shower

Where the Water Goes Trip 3

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Sept 9  Cumberlander, Atlanta

Naturalist Walk and Volunteer Work 

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Sept 16, 17  Ocmulgee/Altamaha Canoeing

Where the Water Goes Trip 4

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Sept 30 – Henderson Park, Tucker, GA

Naturalist Walk

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Oct 15 – Woodlands Garden

Original Forest Slide and Walk  

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Oct 28 – Unicoi/Trail of Tears/Ft Armistead

with Quentin Bass, Cherokee National Forest 

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Nov 4, 5, 6 – Sapelo Island Weekend

This trip is full – now taking wait list

Where the Water Goes Trip 5

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Nov 11 – Herbert Greene Park

Original Forest-Naturalist Walk 

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Nov 12 – Beech Hollow Farm

Luncheon, Native Plant Tour, Art of Nature

Nature Photography Workshop

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Nov 19 – Glenn Creek Nature Preserve

and Tree Gong with Neil Norton 

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New walks and outings posted soon for 2017/2018!

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Walks and Outings, 2016

Feb 6 – The Architecture of Trees, Photography Walk

Lullwater Conservation Garden (full – now taking wait list)

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Feb 27 – Where the Water Goes I

Flint River Headwaters  (full – now taking wait list)

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Mar 12 – Naturalist Walk

Frazer Forest

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Mar 19 – Naturalist & Photography Walk

Adams Park

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Apr 16 – Hampton-Beecher/Cativo Trail

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Apr 30 – (full – now taking wait list)

Springtime at Herbert Greene

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May 14 – Naturalist & Birding walk

Memorial Park, Atlanta (full – now taking wait list)

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May 19 – Opening reception for

“Atlanta’s Wonderful Nature”

Eco-A/City of Atlanta photography show

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May 21 – Rare Environments of Georgia

Doerun Pitcher Plant Bog

(full – now taking wait list)

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Jun 4 – Where the Water Goes II

 Horace King Bridge and Shoal Lilies

(full – now taking wait list)

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June 18 – Lullwater Preserve

with Nancy Seideman

(full – now taking wait list)

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July 16 – Morningside Nature Preserve

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Aug 6 – Hampton Beecher Health Walk

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Aug 12/13 – Meteor Shower at Max Patch Bald

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Sept 17 – Blue Heron Nature Preserve

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Sept 24 – Atlanta Kudzu Festival

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Sept 30/Oct 1 – Where the Water Goes III

Flint River Blues Holes Canoe Trip

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Oct 15 – Boat Rock Nature Preserve

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Oct 22 – Johns Homestead

(full – now taking wait list)

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Nov 11-13 – Where the Water Goes IV

Apalachicola Weekend

(full – now taking wait list)

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Nov 19 – Briarlake Forest

(full – now taking wait list)

Art of Nature Walk

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Nov 20 – Volunteer Afternoon

Johns Homestead

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Dec 3 – Pine Mountian

A GA Rare Environment

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Dec 4 – Volunteer Afternoon

Venetian Hills

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Walks and Outings, 2015

Feb 28 – Little Nancy Creek Park

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March 8 – Private Park Walk & Brunch

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March 15 – Arabia Mountain

Faith in Nature, Walk I

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April 25 – Cascade Springs

Naturalist & Photography Walk

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May 9 – Old Growth Forest

at Fischer Mansion

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May 16 – Where the Water Goes

 Chattahoochee – Headwaters

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May 23 – Cascade Springs

Naturalist & Photography Walk

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May 30 – The Dawson Forest

Greenberg Songbird Memorial Walk

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May 31 – South Bend Naturalist Walk

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Jun 20 – Where the Water Goes

 Chattahoochee – River in the City

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Jun 27 – Old Growth at Johnson-Tayor Park

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July 11 – Brownwood Park

 Naturalist & Photography Walk

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Aug 8 – Canoe/Camp Chattahoochee Bend

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Aug 15 – Meteors in the Countryside

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Sept 19 – Heggies Rock

 Rare Environment of GA

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Sept 20 – Faith in Nature Walk II, with FAMA

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Oct 17 – Canoe Chattahoochee South Georgia

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Oct 24 – Herbert Greene Nature Park

 Naturalist and Photography Walk

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Oct 31 – Deepdene Park – Naturalist Walk

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Nov 13-15 – Apalachicola Weekend

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Nov 22  – Faith in Nature Walk III, with FAMA

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Dec 5  – Connally Park Oaks 

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WTWG 1 group at Const Lakes photo by Jeannie Hartman