July 09, 2018

Forest Bound! - Summer Native Plant Immersion!

Event Description:

Join us for this FREE training for Latino Conservation Week where students are trained in native seed collection and cleaning, proper collection of plant specimens, vegetation monitoring, and data collection. They learn to build their own plant press, use botanical terms to describe and identify plants, cook with plants and make herbal recipes, and much more! Guest speakers from natural resource fields are sprinkled throughout the sessions, providing expert knowledge and a glimpse of careers in conservation as well as opportunities to get involved in conservation work.

Event Hosts:

Santa Fe Native Plant Society of New Mexico

Date & time:
July 09, 2018  -   July 13, 2018
8:00 am  -  5:00 pm

Cibola National Forest
Albuquerque, NM, 87113

Open to the Public:

Free! - registration required - 16+

Questions: For Questions about this event, please contact Melissa Martinez with WSR Fellow at 623-332-6838 or melissamartinez@fs.fed.us.

LCW is an Initiative of:

Latino Conservation Week is a collection of events from variety of organizations. Hispanic Access Foundation is only directly responsible for events in which it is listed as a sponsor.