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Nursery Series: Introduction To Seed Collection & Cleaning

Friday, Jul 19, 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM At Presidio Nursery Offered by:

 Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy

Robin Binaoro (Associate Manager, Presidio Nursery) and Stacy Jacobsen (Seed Collection Program Manager) will be discussing the fundamentals of seed collection and cleaning. This class will cover basic concepts of seed formation and physiology, fruit taxonomy, collection policy and considerations, then continuing to the field to learn the difference between ripe and unripe seeds, and finally back to the lab for cleaning and storage techniques. Please join us for this fun hands-on class!

Please note: Park Academy classes are meant as a special perk for volunteers, members, and employees. If you do not work for the Golden Gate National Parks, are not a member, or have not volunteered with us in the past year, a donation is encouraged. Volunteer or become a member today!