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Date(s) - Fri Jan 21, 2022
Tending Nature Speaker Series
Native Plants and Every Gardener’s Role in Fostering Biodiversity
This 6-session webinar series will focus on the ecological roles of native plants and some of the creatures that depend on them.
All sessions are on Fridays at 10AM EASTERN, 9 AM CST and will last for approximately 60 minutes plus questions. Join live sessions or connect to webinar recordings.
1/7 Mary Gardiner: Beneficial Insect Biodiversity: What It Is and Why It Matters
1/14 Doug Tallamy: Bringing Nature Home: The Importance of Native Plants
1/21 Lisa Olsen: Cultivating a Community of Support for Native Plants
1/28 Bryan Danforth: Host-plant Specialist Bees – Biology, Biodiversity, and Conserving Them in Your Backyard
2/4 Heather Holm: Bumble Bee Banquet: Selecting Native Plants for Bumble Bees
2/11 Debra Knapke: Native Plants in My Garden? Absolutely!
Sponsored by the OSU Department of Entomology and The Chadwick Arboretum and Learning Gardens and is funded in part by a USDA/NIFA Integrated Pest Management Pollinator Health grant.
Register once to attend any/all sessions. The same link will allow you to join each webinar.
For more information visit https://u.osu.edu/certify/tending-nature/.