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Botany of Wildflowers Part I and II

Wednesday, August 5, 2015 - 3:00pm - Wednesday, August 12, 2015 - 4:45pm
Goodwin Forest Conservation Education Center
23 Potter Road
Hampton, Connecticut 06247
Event Type: 
All are welcome
Event Description: 

What is it about a flower that draws such praise and wonder? That beautiful highly organized and efficient structure is one of nature’s most sophisticated evolutionary tales. This two part series will cover basic form and function, adaptation, coevolution, and identification. There will classroom and field segments, including the use of dichotomous keys, feel free to bring your favorite field guide.

This program is TWO days, Wednesday August 5th and Tuesday August 11th from 3:00pm-5:00pm.

Registration is mandatory and must be for both sections.


Inclement Weather: 
Rain or Shine
RSVP Requirement: 
RSVP required
For Questions, Contact: 
Emma Lorusso
(860) 455-9534

This free event is jointly sponsored by the Connecticut Forest & Park Association (CFPA), Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection (CT DEEP) Division of Parks, and Friends of Goodwin Forest.

The James L. Goodwin Forest and Conservation Education Center were gifts to the people of Connecticut from James L. Goodwin, one of America's first professional foresters and a long-time CFPA Board Member. The Center is jointly managed by the Connecticut Forest & Park Association (CFPA) and the Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection (CT DEEP) Division of Parks. For more information, select here.