RSBG: Herbarium Workshop

Federal WayWA - Jan 27, 2018 @ 10:00AM - Jan 27, 2018 @ 2:00PM

 
 
 

Event Details

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Please rsvp by Wednesday, January 24, 2018 to Chanelle@rhodygarden.org

We are very pleased that on Saturday, January 27, 2018, Valerie L. Soza, Ph D, University of Washington Department of Biology will be presenting a 4-hour workshop at the Rhododendron Species Botanical Garden in Federal Way, Washington. This workshop will be from 10:00 am until 2:00 pm, and will cover the following items:

- Introduction to herbaria and the herbarium collection at the RSBG

- Demos of herbarium specimens

- How to collect herbarium specimens in the field

- Hands-on practicum on herbarium specimen mounting

- Integrating herbarium labels and databases

- Uses of herbaria and herbarium specimens

 

The cost for this workshop is $35.00 and it is open to Rhododendron Species Botanical Garden members only but if you are not a current member, we will be happy to accept your membership; the cost is minimal.

If you will be attending, please bring the following items:

- An apron or clothes that you do not mind getting glue on

- Hand pruners

- Rain gear (most of the workshop will be indoors, but we will go outside briefly)

- Laptop with Microsoft Office (optional)

- Lunch/snacks



 
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