Thu, March 14, 2019, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Jimmy will discuss the rare plants of the historical Brickell Hammock with notes on their biogeography and conservation measures being taken to preserve them.
Jimmy is a botanist with the Conservation Team at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden since 2014. His work focuses on preventing plant extinctions through a variety of approaches: outreach and education, guiding habitat management, seed collection/long-term storage, rare plant mapping and monitoring, and plant reintroduction. His primary interests are biogeography, systematics, and restoration ecology
55 Southwest 17th Road
Miami, FL 33129