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What Does “Field” Mean to You in this Coronavirus Spring?

What Does “Field” Mean to You in a Coronavirus Spring?  March 27, 2020

Trying to figure out how to convert your field course or program into an online experience? Looking for resources? What can we realistically expect students to learn in a virtual field course?  This is a salute to all our field ecologists treading in uncharted territory. 

Co-hosted by
Teresa Mourad, Ecological Society of America
Kari O’Connell, Oregon State University, UFERN
Alan Berkowitz, Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies
George Middendorf, Howard University
Jorge Ramos, Stanford University

Stay tuned for a post on the chat

Summary of Resource Share during the Chat

ESA Online Teaching Resources 

Data Nuggets 

Estuarine Datasets 

DataONE: Discovering Ecological Data  

SKYPE a Scientist 


Connections Education 

Biodiversity Literacy 


Teaching Issues and Experiments in Ecology 

USDA Forest Inventory Analysis     


Project Budburst 

How to Teach Nature Journaling  

Smartphone to Digital Microscope Conversion