Susan teaches graduate and undergraduate landscape architecture and horticulture courses. Graduate level landscape architecture courses involve wetland and riparian design, landscape restoration workshops, and native plant communities. Undergraduate courses include summer field ecology and herbaceous plant identification.
Ms. Mrugal is a wetland ecologist and registered landscape architect in Pennsylvania, Delaware, New Jersey, and Maryland, and has over 27 years of experience. She has worked on wetland mitigation and landscape architectural projects throughout the mid-Atlantic region and has given seminars on various environmental topics including rain gardens and wetland issues.
Botany by Boat
Saturday, September 10
(Wind/Rain Date: Sunday, September 11)
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Green Lane Reservoir
Fee*: $20 members/$25 non-members
Guide: Susan Mrugal, MS, RLA, Temple University
Boat or Stand Up Paddle Board Rental:
$30 - One canoe/one to two people
$30 - One kayak/one person
$30 - One SUP Board/one person
Explore the wildflowers, trees, ferns and aquatic plants that call Montgomery County's Green Lane Reservoir "home" with Susan Mrugal, an adjunct professor at Temple University, Ambler Campus.
Launch Point & Parking: Walt Road Day Use Area
Remember to bring: water bottles, snack, hat/visor, sunscreen and sunglasses.
Picnic Lunch following the Program. Bring your lunch, drink, blanket or folding chairs. Enjoy lunch with us and share information about the park's natural treasures!
*Important Notice - if you are bringing your own boat:
*Mandatory Honorary Quarantine for Personal Watercraft: Personal watercraft must honor the 10-day quarantine mandated by the park. During that time, your boat must not enter any waterway. Quarantine begins Wed., August 31, 2016.
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