Highlands Biological Station buildings remain closed to visitors with the exception of limited visitor hours for the Nature Center.  HBS Botanical Garden trails remain open, and in accordance with University policy masks and physical distancing are required on the HBS campus.  Highlands Biological Station currently plans to offer academic and public programming in summer 2021, observing University mandated Covid-19 safety protocols.  For the safety of the HBS summer community, before being permitted to work or study at HBS prospective summer students, teaching faculty, and researchers must provide documentation of (1) having received a Covid-19 vaccine or (2) a negative Covid-19 test taken within 3 days of planned arrival.  Please see the HBS website for full summer 2021 Covid-19 safety policies and procedures, and bear in mind that University policy and HBS program plans are subject to change in light of developments with the pandemic this spring. 

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Sedges of the Blue Ridge

May 24 - May 28
Highlands Biological Station, 265 North 6th St
Highlands, NC 28741 United States
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SEDGES OF THE BLUE RIDGE with Dr. Dwayne Estes, Austin Peay University

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Cliff & Rock Outcrop Communities of the Southern Appalachians

May 24 - May 28
Highlands Biological Station, 265 North 6th St
Highlands, NC 28741 United States
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CLIFF & ROCK OUTCROP COMMUNITIES OF THE SOUTHERN APPALACHIANS with Ms. Laura Boggess, Mars Hill University and Mr. Gary Kauffman, USFS

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