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Bryophytes: Moss Identification & Natural History
with Arielle Garrett

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Dates: Saturdays, March 18, 25, April 1, 8; 1:00 – 4:00 pm

 

This course is intended for a broad audience. Bryophytes include the mosses, liverworts, and hornworts. These plants are very beautiful and diverse and often underappreciated. Students learn basic biology and morphological characteristics of the major groups of bryophytes, and use keys and field guides to identify specimens collected locally.

No prerequisite.

Fee: $130 ($117 NCBG members)
   


Presenting:

Arielle Garrett has long been fascinated with bryophytes, particularly the peat mosses of the genus Sphagnum. She received her Bachelor's degree in botany from the University of Guelph and her Master's degree in bryology at Duke University. She has collected mosses from across the northern hemisphere, and is currently training in herbarium curation at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Herbarium.

 

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Registration open through 3/17/2017 11:59 PM EST

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Location:

Joslin Classroom I (C106)

100 Old Mason Farm Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27517


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