CNPS celebrates 50 years of plant conservation

The California Native Plant Society (CNPS) celebrates 50 years of progress and promise at its triennial conservation conference January 13-17, 2015 in San Jose, California. Stillwater botanists have played an active role in the local chapter of CNPS, and we are proud to co-sponsor this conference, participate on the steering committee, and co-chair sessions on Restoration (Dr. Bruce Orr) and Plant and Wildlife Relationships (Dr. Amy Merrill). Stillwater scientists presenting include: 

Bruce Orr: An ecohydrological approach to guiding riparian restoration on the lower Virgin River

Conference Day 1, Thursday, January 15:  Restoration, Part 2  -  1:00 pm - 2:40 pm

Nicole Jurjavcic and Megan Keever: Maritime chaparral in the East Bay

Conference Day 1, Thursday, January 15:  Contributed Poster Session  -  5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Zooey Diggory: Riparian vegetation mapping and landscape-scale mitigation planning on the San Joaquin River

Conference Day 3, Saturday, January 17:  Vegetation Classification, Mapping, & Monitoring, Part 1  -  10:00 am - 11:40 am

Amy Merrill: Mapping and assessing conditions along 250 miles of riparian corridor in the north Sacramento River watershed

Conference Day 3, Saturday, January 17:  Vegetation Classification, Mapping, & Monitoring, Part 2  -  1:00 pm - 2:40 pm

Posted 12 January 2015.