Nursery Series: Growing for Restoration


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Thu, Feb 13, 2020 9:30am-12:00pm
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Growing for Restoration, Nursery Series, Park Academy

Did you think that we just go to our local nursery and pick up the over 100,000 plants to use in restoration projects each year? Wrong.

Alisa Shor (Director of Park Nurseries) and Brian Hildibidle (Supervisory Natural Resources Management Specialist) start our Nursery Series, by sharing what is involved in producing our native plant crops each year, including how we collect and treat seed, spore, and cuttings for 400 plant species native to the park! After being raised with care in the nurseries, these native plants will go to the many restoration and stewardship sites in the park.

For a google map to the meeting location, click here >> (the location is marked by a blue pin, parking is marked by a blue "P")

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!




1249 Appleton St
San Francisco, CA 94129

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Start your monthly gift before February 18 and an anonymous donor will give an additional $150 to the parks! PLUS as an added bonus, you’ll get a free deck of Alcatraz Rule and Regulations playing cards