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Marine Biology Club Becomes Marine Conservation Society - Chargerbulletin


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The Marine Conservation Society, formerly the Marine Biology Club founded in 2009, made its debut with a new name, logo, and mission statement this week. Kyle DeGennaro, a senior marine biology major and president of the Marine Conservation Society ...

Wetland Botany program to be held at Volo Bog - Northwest Herald


Northwest Herald
Wetland Botany program to be held at Volo Bog. By NORTHWEST HERALDEmail. 12:57 am. Bring curiosity and passion to delve deep into the botanical wonders found at the Volo Bog State Natural Area. Wetland Botany will meet from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 19 ...

A Botanical Wonderland Resides in the World of Rare and Unusual Books - Smithsonian


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The Smithsonian Libraries holds a treasure trove of books about the world of plants across several collections—the Botany and Horticulture Library, the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute Library, the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center ...

Philadelphia Botanical Club

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania - United States

The Philadelphia Botanical Club, founded in 1891, is dedicated to increasing knowledge and appreciation of the botany of the Philadelphia region and beyond.
Botanical Club Activities

Meetings featuring talks by botanical experts. Meetings are held monthly from September through May.
Field trips to wild areas and gardens in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware — and occasionally farther afield. Field trips have two purposes: to record the plant species at the field trip site and to increase participants' knowledge of plants.
Workshops on botanical topics, such as fern identification and grass identification.
Bartonia, a journal of botany, which we publish annually. Bartonia was named for William P. C. Barton, author of the first local flora of Philadelphia (1818).
The Bayard Long Award for Botanical Research, given to students conducting research on plant species of the Philadelphia region.
Supporting botanical research and care of the herbarium at the Academy of Natural Sciences in Philadelphia.

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