Betasso Preserve Open Space - Fridays, June 2, June 16, June 30, 2017
Friday, June 2, 2017 from 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM (MDT)
Betasso Preserve Open Space
Dates: Fridays, June 2, June 16, June 30, 2017
Time: 8:30 am – 12:30 pm
Instructors: Deryn Davidson and Sharon Bokan
Betasso Preserve Open Space is located in the foothills just west of Boulder. The foothills flora is a transition between plains and mountains. Betasso contains ponderosa pines mixed with grassy meadows and wetland areas with drier south facing slopes. Learn to use a botanical key to identify plants while also learning about their ecological importance, interdependence and uses by humans and wildlife. Invasive plants that threaten the native plants will also be discussed.
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CSU Extension Native Plant Master Program - Boulder County
The mission of the Native Plant Master Program is to educate the public about native plants in order to foster stewardship, sustainable landscaping and management of weeds that threaten native ecosystems.
Colorado State University Extension provides information and education and encourages the application of research-based knowledge in response to local, state and national issues affecting individuals, youth, families, agricultural enterprises and communities of Colorado. Extension programs are available to all without discrimination. Colorado State University Extension, U.S. Department of Agriculture and Colorado counties cooperating. If you have a disability for which you seek accommodation, please notify firstname.lastname@example.org at least 30 days befor the event.
Deryn Davidson - Extension Agent Horticulture 303-678-6386 email@example.com or
Sharon Bokan - Small Acreage Coordinator 303-678-6176 firstname.lastname@example.org