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Cacti: Discovering Desert Landscapes and Their Plants

March 3 - April 6

In this series of lectures and field excursions, the Natural History Institute invites you to explore desert environments and the strategies plants use to survive in them.

Mark your calendars and register now for our upcoming Cacti series events!

Sunday, March 3rd – Thursday, March 6th
Sonoran Desert Naturalist Field Camp, a multi-day field camp with David Gilligan in Organ Pipe National Monument

Thursday, March 14th at 7pm
The Chollas: Examples of Evolutionary Strategies, a Speaker Series talk with Dr. Marc Baker
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Saturday, March 16th, 8:00am – 5:00pm
Roadside Cacti Tour, a day-long cacti van tour and field outing with Dr. Marc Baker

Thursday, March 28th, at 7pm
On Growth and Form: Ecology and Evolution of Columnar Cactia Speaker Series talk with Dr. Alberto Búrquez
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Saturday, April 6th, 7:30am – 6:00pm 
Dusty Trails and Desert Tales: The Big Shipp Canyon Excursion, a field exploration with NHI’s Jennie Tutone and Bob Ellis

Details

Start:
March 3
End:
April 6

Organizer

Natural History Institute
Phone
9288633232
Email
info@naturalhistoryinstitute.org

Venue

Natural History Institute
126 N Marina St
Prescott, AZ 86301
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Phone
9288633232