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Documenting the Hidden Treasures of the Longleaf Pine Forests

June 12 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

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with Alan Weakley, Director, UNC Herbarium (NCU)

Date: Wednesday, June 12, 2024
Time: 3:30 PM-4:30 PM ET
Location: Virtual
Fee: Free; preregistration required

Join Dr. Alan Weakley, the director of the UNC Herbarium, as he shares his insights on the plant diversity of the longleaf pine ecosystems. Learn how these diverse and resilient forests, which span from Virginia to Texas, harbor many rare and endemic plants that may be part of the rich cultural heritage of the Indigenous peoples and are only now being recorded into the scientific literature.

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Join us for more events as part of our 6-month long exhibition – Saving Our Savannas: Stories of the Longleaf Pine.