ANNUAL MEETING
The Botanical Gardens at Asheville

Sunday, January 27, 2013

Business Meeting:  2-3 pm
Program: 3:15 - 4:40 pm

Program:  Cloud Forests and savannnas: Recent Research and Adventures in the Mountains of Guyana, South America

Dr. David Clarke, botanist at UNC-Asheville, will present slides and stories highlighting his 20+ rainforest plant collecting expeditions conducted in Guyana, South America.  His research, under the sponsorship of the Smithsonian Institution and the National Geographic Society, has documented many new species of plants in previously unvisited areas thanks to a unique partnership among Guyanese Amerindians and students from the University of Guyana and UNCA.

MEMBERS and their GUESTS ONLY

If snow or ice cause cancellation we will  reschedule for Sunday, February 3,  at 2 pm.  For information call 252-5190.

 

 

The Botanical Gardens at Asheville
151 W.T. Weaver Blvd.
Asheville, NC 28804-3414

Telephone:  (828) 252-5190
Fax: (828) 252-1211
Email: bgardens@bellsouth.net