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October 12, 2023 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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Celebrate the Diverse Variety of Plants on the Monument

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Discover the Diversity of Plants and Species Who Call Colorado National Monument Their Home

Western Colorado has an incredible variety of habitats and a wonderful diversity of plants species. This presentation will highlight various botanical projects from throughout western Colorado including floristic studies in McInnis Canyon National Conservation Area, investigation of a rare sego lily, and studies of plant diversity in Ouray County.

Stephen Stern has been a professor of biology at Colorado Mesa University since 2011. He enjoys teaching students and the public about the amazing plants of Colorado and beyond. When he is not botanizing, he enjoys spending time in the amazing landscapes of Colorado on foot, bike, or skis.

Monument on Tap, a new series that will take the learning out of the park while supporting our local community. Monthly education series to be held on Thursdays at local breweries around town. Our 1st group of lectures will be held outdoors at Foam and Folly in downtown Grand Junction.

Please RSVP – Arrive at 6pm to grab a beverage, lecture starts at 6:30pm

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Date:
October 12, 2023
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Cost:
Free
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Organizer

Karen Mahoney
Phone:
970-858-3617
Email:
kmahoney@coloradonma.org

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Discover the Diversity of Plants and Species Who Call Colorado National Monument Their Home

Venue

Foam and Folly Brewing
330 S. 2nd Street
Grand Junction, CO 81501 United States
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Phone:
(970) 424-5124
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