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COURSES OF THE SECOND SEMESTER OF 2018 AT KATALAPI PARK

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Click on the name of the course that you are interested in to obtain more information about the program, cost, and registration procedure. You can also visit www.parquekatalapi.cl

 

Native Flora Propagation

September7-9, 2018

Bioacoustics of Birds

October 4-6, 2018

Facilitators Outdoor Environmental Education

October 11-13, 2018

Eco-evolutionary Dynamics in Biogeography*

October 14-20, 2018

Flora of Chile for All

October 26-28, 2018

Interior and Exterior Nature Workshop

November 22-24, 2018

Natural Dyes

November 16-18, 2018

 

 

15.05.2018
11:01

New course on "Natural Dyes, exploring the colors of the Native Forest" in Katalapi Park

November 16-18, 2018. Open for registrations

The course of “Natural Dyes, exploring the colors of the Native Forest” will be held for the first time in Katalapi. It is a practical theoretical course where you will learn about native plants and how to dye using them. In this course you will learn about the history of natural dyes, the natural fibers used for dyeing, the implements you need to dye and the dyeing methodology in a theoretical and practical way. You will also learn about the plants used for dyeing in a tour of the forest (see program). In this course you will make a sample of the colors extracted from different plants and a herbarium of dyeing plants. This course will be given by Marianne Meier, Tintorera and Verónica Briceño, plant ecologist. The course lasts 3 days, from November 16-18, 2018. The value of the course is $ 135,000 (Chilean pesos; about US$220) and includes accommodation, meals, and materials. Registration is now open. To register you must download the registration form and send it to Verónica Briceño (vbricenor@gmail.com). The course is in Spanish.

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Special opportunity: Course on "Propagation of native plants of Chile" will be held for the first time in Katalapi Park

September 7-9, 2018. Open for registrations

The course of propagation of native plants will be held for the first time in Katalapi. It is a course that combines theory, dynamic sessions, and practices where you will learn to propagate our native flora. In this course you will learn what is the propagation of plants, how to propagate through seeds, how to choose seed trees, and learn the different types of vegetative propagation. You will also learn nursery and plant care techniques (see program). This course will be given by Daniel Harris-Pascal, consultant and designer of edible forests (Seed Head Design and Australian National University) and Bernardo Escobar propagator of native plants and in charge of nurseries (Universidad Austral de Chile). The course lasts 3 days from September 7 to 9, 2018. The value of the course is $ 135,000 (Chilean pesos or about US$210) and includes accommodation, meals, and materials. Registration is now open. To register you must download the registration form and send it to Daniel Harris Pascal (daniel.harris.pascal@gmail.com).

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Bioacoustics of Birds: an entertaining theoretical-practical course for all

Katalapi Park 4-6 October 2018. Send your registration form soon

The Bird Bioacoustics course, which will be offered for the second time in Katalapi Park, from 4-6 October 2018, will once again be an entertaining theoretical and practical experience on one of the preferred methodologies for studying the presence and behavior of birds. The speakers of the course will be Heraldo Norambuena and Francisco Rivas of the Universidad de Concepción and ROC, respectively. During the course the vocal communication of the birds will be studied, recordings and interpretations of of bird songs and sonograms will be made. Practical activities include the nocturnal exploration of bird sounds, the use of bioacoustics equipment, analysis of bird songs, a census of nocturnal raptors, and other activities in the Katalapi forest. The course does not have the requirement of previous knowledge of Biology or Acoustics. The previous version was also enjoyed by biologists, musicians, educators and the general public. The course is in Spanish
Those interested should send their registration form to Luis Corcuera at luis.corcuera@parquekatalapi.cl. The cost of the course is 135,000 pesos (about US$225). This fee includes food and lodging during the course. This and other information can be found in the material that can be downloaded below. Queries can be made to Luis Corcuera at the email address indicated above.

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20.04.2018
16:01

Course "Interior and Exterior Nature: Connection Methodologies" will be repeated in November

Katalapi Park November 22-24, 2018. Secure your acceptance. Register now
 
Due to the interest raised, the course "Interior and Exterior Nature: Connection Methodologies" will be repeated from November 22-24, 2018. This course offers an extraordinary experience of what it means to connect with nature. It is part of our successful series of training for environmental education. Immersed in the forest of Katalapi Park, we explore strategies to bring about a positive change within ourselves, with the aim of facilitating better connections between other people and the environment. A course to play, share, communicate, grow, and connect, exploring methodological, emotional and neurobiological foundations of significant experiences in nature that cause positive changes. The course will be led by specialists Jason Angress (Parque Katalapi) and Claudio Pereira (University of Antofagasta). The course is in Spanish.
The cost of the course is $ 135,000 per participant, which includes registration, all meals, and lodging in a shared room stateroom (bring your own sleeping bag). The course will start on November 22, 2018, receiving participants between 9-11 AM on Thursday and will end after Saturday's late farewell lunch. To reserve your place, download, fill out and send the registration form to Jason Angress. jasonangress@parquekatalapi.cl. For more information about the course contact Jason Angress.

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