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Ethnobotany Field Day with Kelly Kindscher • Douglas County

Friday, May 15th, 2015 @ 10am-12pm
Native Medicinal Plant Research Garden • 1865 E. 1600 Road • Lawrence, KS • Map

On May 15, 2015, from 10 a.m. to noon, Dr. Kelly Kindscher will lead an ethnobotany walk to explain traditional Native American uses of native plants for food and medicine. He will also relate these plants to management of the prairie and the use of fire.

We will meet at the Native Medicinal Plant Research Garden in Lawrence, KS. We will later carpool to the Rockefeller Native Prairie.

Registration is required. Email GPFireScience@missouristate.edu by April 15, 2015.

Dress appropriately for the weather and for walking through prairie. You may bring a lunch to eat in the garden after the event or enjoy some of the great local eateries.

Contact: Sherry Leis GPFireScience@missouristate.edu 417-836-8919

More Info: Blog post

Sponsor: Great Plains Fire Science Exchange

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