Native Plant Trust

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Saturday, February 19, 2022—Saturday, March 5, 2022

Conservation Biology

This introduction to conservation biology and biodiversity covers the factors that make a species vulnerable to extinction and the strategies and tools that can be used to protect plants and ecosystems. The course explores the interdisciplinary nature of conservation biology through readings, group exercises, and video clips. Participants receive a bibliography of resources for further study.

Date/time detailsSaturdays, February 19, 26, March 5, 2022, 10 a.m-2 p.m.
LocationHybrid: Live Virtual and Nasami Farm, Whately, MA. The first class (Feb. 19) is live virtual. The following two (Feb. 26 and Mar. 5 ) are in person at Nasami Farm. All meet 10 a.m. -2 p.m..
Program codeBOT5100
Fee$216 (Members)/$264 (Nonmembers)
InstructorGeorge LoCascio
CEUMALP MCLP: 2; NOFA AOLCP: 12
CertificateAdvanced Core, Botany
CosponsorMassachusetts Association of Conservation Commissions

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