Conserving an American Rarity -American Hart's Tongue Fern-

When

Tuesday, February 16, 2021 - 7:00pm

What

Talk

Where

ZOOM - link will be sent to members who receive monthly emails. The registration link will also be listed below prior to the talk.

Who

Mike Serviss, Regional Conservation Project Coordinator, NYS OPRHP- Central Region

Description

 Ferns are amongst the most ancient, diverse, and widely dispersed plants on Earth. These frondly plants can walk, swim, globetrot, and even clone themselves! This talk will use the ongoing conservation efforts for the rare and threatened American hart’s-tongue fern as a backdrop to explore the intricacies of fern biology, evolution, propagation, and conservation techniques.