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Native Seed Collection Workshop

When:
September 26, 2019 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
2019-09-26T09:00:00-04:00
2019-09-26T12:00:00-04:00
Where:
The Nature Conservancy
8 Nature Way
Keene Valley
NY 12943
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Zachary Simek
(518) 576-2082
Native Seed Collection Workshop @ The Nature Conservancy

Join APIPP and the Mid-Atlantic Regional Seed Bank for a hands-on native seed collection workshop. Participants will be introduced to native seed collection protocol, learn how to identify native plant species in the field, and expand their knowledge on preserving genetic diversity through seed collection.

Registration is free, but required. Please call/email Zachary Simek or complete the online registration form.

This workshop will include indoor instruction and a field component, which will be held rain or shine. Participants should wear sturdy footwear and clothing that can get dirty.

Agenda Topics:

  • Reasons to collect native seed
  • Selecting locations for native seed collection
  • Appropriate timing for collection
  • Native seed collection protocol
  • Field Component: Hands-on seed collection demonstration

 

Click Here to Register for this Workshop.

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