Delaware Highlands Conservancy Announces Native Plants Walk, Saturday June 25
Upper Delaware River Region - Join the Delaware Highlands Conservancy for a Native Plants Walk on Saturday, June 25, 2016 at the Upper Delaware BioBlitz in Tusten, NY from 9am-12pm. Renowned author and botanist Dr. Ann Rhoads will lead the walk and answer your questions about native plants and their habitats.
Dr. Rhoads’ books include “The Plants of Pennsylvania,” “The Vascular Flora of Pennsylvania,” “Trees of Pennsylvania,” and most recently, "Aquatic Plants of Pennsylvania." Dr. Rhoads recently retired as the Director of Botany for the Morris Arboretum and taught Botany at the University of Pennsylvania.
This walk is free and open to the public, but prior registration is required. To reserve your space and receive directions, please call the Delaware Highlands Conservancy office at 570-226-3164 or 845-583-1010 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Wear sturdy footwear and dress for the weather.
The Native Plants Walk is one of the many activities taking place during the Upper Delaware BioBlitz, an event where biology experts and volunteers gather to collect, identify, and catalogue every living thing on a demarcated property in a 24-hour period. Learn more at www.upperdelawarebioblitz.com.
The Delaware Highlands Conservancy works in partnership with landowners and communities to protect the healthy lands and forests, clean waters, eagles and eagle habitat, locally sustainable economies, and quality of life in the Upper Delaware River region. For more information on the Conservancy and how it connects people to the lands where they live, work, and play, visit www.DelawareHighlands.org.