2018 Meetings

January, 2018: Henderson - no meeting scheduled. Have a Happy New Year and we will see you next meeting!

February 1, 2018: Reno – Our first meeting of the year features Alison Agneray, Ph.D. student with the UNR Ecology, Evolution, and Conservation Biology Department and recipient of our Margaret Williams Research Grant. The title of her presentation is "A summer of seeds: the kickoff to a native plant research project."

March 1, 2018: Reno – Jan Nachlinger,  NNPS Outgoing Program Chairperson and botanist will present a program on the flora (and fauna) of Antarctica and sub-Antarctic islands entitled "Botany within the Antarctic Convergence."

April 5, 2018: Reno – Shannon Swim will discuss her work as coordinator for the Nevada Sagebrush in Prisons Project. A tour of the greenhouse on Valley Road will follow her presentation on the UNR seed bank.

May 3, 2018: Reno – Annual garden meeting. If you would like to host this year’s meeting and show off your yard or garden, please contact Janel Johnson at president@nvnps.org.

September 6, 2018: Reno – Temitope Israel Borokini, Ph.D. Candidate with UNR Department of Biology, will present on his Ivesia webberi rare plant research.

October 4, 2018: Reno –  Ann Pinzl, Archives Chair for NNPS and long time member, will give a program on her travels to Madagascar, title to be announced.

November 1, 2018: Reno –  Jessica Kindred, with the State BLM Office, will cap off the year by giving a presentation on the Seeds of Success program.