day date event category location(s) description
sunday Aug 21 travel LAX-Carpinteria LAX to campground: students arrive and prepare to depart by 5pm
monday Aug 22 camping, hike, travel Carpinteria to Cambria breakfast with ta at campsite, meet with prof, walk to Carp bluff, bus at 2pm
tuesday Aug 23 coastal reserve & intertidal Rancho Marino Reserve local day with Don in reserve
wednesday Aug 24 ecotourism on bus Avila Beach & Calpoly Pier RMR to SLO coastline 930am pick up students at reserve (393 Ardath Drive, Cambria) drive to Avila Beach and drop at Pete’s Pierside CafĂ© (3960 Avila Beach DriveSan Luis Obispo, CA 93405) bus arrives, calpoly pier, that day, Don directs the day
thursday Aug 25 ecotourism on bus Morro Bay and Dunes RMR to Morro Bay kayaks 11-3, dunes too
friday Aug 26 ecotourism on bus Big Sur RMR to Owens Memorial Redwoods 9am pick up at reserve and drive to BigCreek Reserve (hiking and hot springs)
saturday Aug 27 coastal reserve Rancho Marino Reserve a. walk grasslands on reserve, go to, and then end walking at nearby Pebble beach for a picnic
sunday Aug 28 free time for students Rancho Marino Reserve write up critical thinking paper and relax
monday Aug 29 experimental design proposals Rancho Marino Reserve plan experiments
tuesday Aug 30 collect data Rancho Marino Reserve collect data
wednesday Aug 31 collect data Rancho Marino Reserve collect data
thursday Sep 1 collect data Rancho Marino Reserve collect data
friday Sep 2 compile data, present, prep for paper writing Rancho Marino Reserve submit data and discuss final paper, pack up to go home
saturday Sep 3 Cambria-LAX RMR-LAX 6am bus pick up at 393 Ardath Drive, Cambria