Save the Date!
SEEDING THE FUTURE
A Panel Discussion
WHEN & WHERE: Saturday, November 12, from 1 to 3:30 p.m., at the URI Pharmacy building, in Kingston.
WHY: RIWPS is 35 years old this year, and we want to celebrate our history – and discuss where we go from here, in this era of climate change and exploding interest in native plants.
WHO: Brian Maynard, longtime board member and professor of plant sciences at URI, will moderate a panel discussion with Lisa Gould, a founder and longtime leader of RIWPS, Uli Lorimer, horticulture director of the Native Plant Trust, and Heather McCargo, founder of the Wild Seed Project, in Maine.
More details to follow!
Doug McGrady, a RIWPS walk leader, is passionate about exploring plant communities in and close to RI. He also tracks rare and endangered plants for the Plant Conservation Volunteer Corps. Click image.