botany/ethnobotany field course
DITTO70 at ix.netcom.com
Sat Sep 2 11:47:29 EST 1995
The Tropical Science enter in San Jose Costa Rica will be sponsoring a
field course on identification of Neotropical trees from June 24 to July
12, 1996. Students will spend one week in the cloud forest, one in the
dry forest, and one in the lowland rain forest learning how to identify
70 families by vegetative characteristics based on the system developed
by Holdridge and refined by Gentry. The course is appropriate for
everyone from college botany students to midcareer professionals.
For further information, contact Dr. Humberto Jimenez at
hjimenez at cariari.ucr.ac.cr.
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