8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.: Conference Speakers and Field Trips
5:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.: Evening Social
9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.: Field Trips (times may vary)
Co-sponsored by University of Maryland Department of Plant Science and Landscape Architecture and Anacostia Watershed Society
Location: University of Maryland, College Park, MD
Adele H Stamp Student Union Atrium
includes the morning speakers, lunch, afternoon field trips and Sunday field trips
Members: $65 (after Aug. 1: $75)
Nonmembers: $75 (after Aug. 1 $85)
Saturday Social, includes dinner: $30
The Social is a separate fee from the Registration fee. If you are interested in only the Social, contact Karyn Molines: firstname.lastname@example.org
Accommodations several hotels are located near the conference.
8:30 Registration in Stamp Student Union
9:15 Welcome and Introduction
12:00 Announcements, followed by lunch, Silent Auction (tentative)
1:00 - 5:00 Field trips
Directions and further information will be available at the conference.
Dress is "field botany casual."
5:00 Beer and Wine with appetizers
6:00 Buffet dinner
7:00 Silent Auction closes
7:15 Speaker: Ecological Restoration on the Tidal Anacostia River, Jorge Montero
Field Trips. Meet at the field trip location. Information will be provided at conference.
Undergraduates and graduates studying plant taxonomy, plant ecology, landscaping with native plants, and restoration ecology are invited to submit a poster proposal. Contract Chris Puttock for details email@example.com
Browse, bid, take home a Native Treasure and support the Maryland Native Plant Society at the MNPS Annual Conference Silent Auction. Native Treasures may include books on plants and other natural history topics, botanical art, crafts, jewelry, plants, and more. Specific items may be listed closer to the conference date.
©Maryland Native Plant Society PO Box 4877, Silver Spring, MD 20914MNPS is a registered 501(c)(3) charitable organization incorporated in Maryland.