Registration for this program is not open yet, and will be accessible via an email sent to current Ruffner members.
Join us for a summer evening hike led by Dr. Pete Van Zandt, highlighting some of the flora, fauna, and natural processes of Alabama's nocturnal world. This hike will be a slow-paced, approx. mile-long hike with moderate inclines, beginning on the southern end of the Ridge and Valley Trail and cumlinating at the limestone quarry.
Dr. Pete Van Zandt is an evolutionary ecologist who studies how plants and insects interact with each other. He teaches field botany, ecology, and evolutionary ecology at Birmingham-Southern College.
This program requires registration to participate.