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Ethnobotany Walk

Saturday, June 8, 2019 - 9:45am - Sunday, June 9, 2019 - 11:45am
The Preserve
1278 Essex Road
Westbrook, Connecticut 06498
Event Type: 
Walks & Talks
All are welcome
Event Description: 

Manuel Lizarralde, Associate Professor of Botany and Environmental Studies at Conn College in New London, will narrate a two-hour ramble in which we learn about the roles that various herbs, roots, flowering plants, grasses, and trees played in the lives of indigenous Americans before European settlement. This walk is a repeat of his October walk with a focus on summer flora. 

Approximately three miles over mostly gentle terrain with some brief climbs. Wear hiking shoes, take insect precautions, and bring water. Trails may be wet. Children age seven and older are welcome but please, no dogs.

Inclement Weather: 
Rain postpones to Sunday, June 9, same time
Registration Fee: 
RSVP Requirement: 
RSVP recommended
For Questions, Contact: 
Amelia Graham