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The Science of…Prairie Plants

September 9 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Virtual Event
Nebraska’s nearly 1,500 species of native plants occupy habitats ranging from eastern Nebraska tallgrass prairies to Sandhill wetlands to dry rocky outcrops in the Panhandle. Though many of these species are common and widespread, many are restricted to unique habitats such as Sandhill fens and alkaline marshes. Nearly 400 plant species are considered at-risk in the state, while only seven species are listed as federally or state threatened or endangered. In this episode come learn about a few of our native plants, and wildflowers and what makes them perfectly adapted to living in Nebraska’s often harsh environmental conditions!
This event is FREE, but requires pre-registration: https://outdoornebraska.zoom.us/…/tJMocuqvpzstG9wv9QeyE…
After registering, you will receive a conformation email with more information for the event. Then, on the day and time of the event, use the link provided in the confirmation email and password to join us.
Unable to attend a live event? Each virtual webinar will be recorded and posted to the Nebraska Game and Parks YouTube Education Channel, here you can watch past recording of the Science of as well!
Please contact: Monica.macoubrie@nebraska.gov with questions or for more information. You can also check out the events on the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission’s Facebook Page and the Wildlife Education Facebook page.

Details

Date:
September 9
Time:
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Venue

Online – Zoom
Online

Organizer

Monica Macoubrie
Phone:
402-471-5363
Email:
monica.macoubrie@nebraska.gov

Time outdoors is time well spent

Nebraska Game and Parks offers a plethora of opportunities beyond events. You can get away and unwind by planning a trip to a Nebraska state park. You can catch the next big one, go wildlife viewing, plan a hunt or more. Or you can help us celebrate our park system’s 100th birthday. Go ahead: Build your own adventure.

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