614[BSW] 2014 Eagle Hill schedule out + Next Meeting - Jan. 7 + More
- Dec 20, 2013Eagle Hill Institute schedule of 2014 seminars and workshops (Maine)
Good news about woodpeckers: they seem to love the emerald ash borers
(Researchers were assisted by Ohio middle schoolers)
Julie Moore talks about Longleaf Pine in a Natureserve-posted video
Experts Say Real Trees Are The Greenest Way To Celebrate Christmas
The above two links were found on the Maryland Native Plant Society
Facebook page, where one can also find some pictures from the December 15
Chapman Forest walk.
Next meeting: Tuesday, January 7, 7 PM
Speaker: Ken Wurdack
(rescheduled from October when museum was closed because of government
Department of Botany
National Museum of Natural History
"Recent Explorations at the Botanical Frontier in the Pakaraima Mountains
of western Guyana"
The flyer is here: http://www.botsoc.org/jan14.doc
Meeting location: VZ Conference Room (WG 33) on the
ground floor of the west wing, Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of
Natural History, 10th St. and Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC. Use
the Constitution Avenue entrance; wait to be escorted up. All are welcome.
As usual, light refreshments will be served prior to and after the
Pre-meeting dinner: 5:30 P.M. at the Elephant & Castle Pub
and Restaurant, 1201 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W., Washington. Phone
202-347-7707. The restaurant is diagonally across from the Old Post Office
Pavilion at 12th and Pennsylvania, a few blocks from the Museum, with
Federal Triangle the nearest Metro station, and Metro Center also nearby.
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