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Plant ConservationCertificate in Native Plants – Athens

August 24, 2019, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Plant Conservation: Protecting Plant Diversity in the Garden and in the Wild

$105 General Admission, $94.50 Members

Plant conservation is an applied science that draws upon many fields of knowledge from ecology to horticulture, to ethics and politics. This course surveys threats to biodiversity in Georgia and worldwide, examples of rare plant research, techniques for restoration and reintroduction, and ways individuals and organizations are making a difference in protecting the rare plants of Georgia. Class will include group discussions and tours of the Mimsie Lanier Center for Native Plant Studies.

Details

Date:
August 24, 2019
Time:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Venue

Mimsie Lanier Center For Native Plant Studies
State Botanical Garden of Georgia Athens, 30605 United States + Google Map
Phone:
706-542-1244

Organizer

Botanical Garden Education Department: Adult Programs
Phone:
706-542-6156
Email:
cscamero@uga.edu

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