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Humboldt State University

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1 Harpst St
Arcata, CA 95521 United States

March 2019

A Primer on Sedges

March 23 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Humboldt State University, 1 Harpst St
Arcata, CA 95521 United States
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$120 – $150

This is an intensive introductory/intermediate course on sedge identification and keying with an emphasis on species occurring in Northern California and the Pacific Northwest. The workshop starts with an introductory review of sedge taxonomy, ecology, biogeography, and essential sedge keying terminology and morphology. The rest of the day will be guided dissection and keying of specimens in the laboratory using a microscope and the Jepson Manual 2nd Edition. Keying will be punctuated with guidance and commentary on keying groups and species characteristics. Many specimens will…

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