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May 14 @ 10:00 am - 2:30 pm

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Discovering Garden Ecology

Discovering Garden Ecology 3

This program takes place in-person Friday, May 14 (Rain Date: Thursday, May 21)

Your garden is a critical piece of a larger ecosystem that supports wildlife, provides important food webs, and contributes to clean water and healthy soil. Through lectures, on-site walks, and outdoor activities, learn how to link your yard with surrounding plant and animal communities using basic ecological principles. Leave with a suite of ecofriendly tools to be a more sustainable gardener and work in harmony with nature to improve vitally important habitats. Please bring your lunch.

About the Instructor:

Sylvan Kaufman, PhD is an adjunct professor at George Washington University, a Science Adviser to Adkins Arboretum, and participates on the Maryland Invasive Species Council. She consults, writes, and teaches ecology, botany, and landscape restoration classes.

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