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47th Annual Southern California Botanists Symposium

October 16

Virtual Online Symposium!

    • Christopher DiVittorio, PhD — Conservation of species and evolutionary processes on coastal sand dunes
    • Regan Dunn, PhD — Harbinger of the future: Drought, fire, and extinction in the latest Pleistocene
    • Lluvia Flores-Renteria, PhD — Elements to consider in the conservation of pinyon pines
    • Karolina Heyduk, PhD – – Local adaptation in a desert perennial: early data from Joshua tree common gardens
    • Anne Kelly, PhD – – The present and future of Mojave ecosystems
    • Travis Longcore, PhD – – Rarities and Relicts: Historical Ecology as Guide to the Lost and Remnant Vegetation Types of Southern California
    • Michael Moore, PhD — Staying Alive: biomineralization and climate change on a gypsum archipelago
    • Jesse Potter — Bolsa Chica: History, Restoration, and Rarities
    • James Thorne, PhD – – Considering Analog Climates and Vegetation- and Micro-Refugia for Climate-Adaptive Plant Conservation
    • Loraine Washburn, PhD – – Horrid Holdouts from the Eocene: Deep Time Considerations for Conserving Nevin’s Barberry


Registration information

        • Early Registration $35
        • Same Day Resgistration $45
        • Student rate $5. Students, please email membership AT before registering with proof of student status for the discount code which you can apply at check out. Student admission fee is $5.00 ($30 discount).

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