Florida Native Plant SocietyAnnual ConferenceEstuaries to Uplands: Celebrating Florida's Native Plant Heritage
May 14-18, 2008
Manatee Convention Center - Palmetto, FL
Hosted by the Mangrove, Pinellas, Serenoa & Suncoast ChaptersPurpose of Conference: To provide educational programs to FNPS members and the general public about the planting, preservation, conservation and restoration of Florida native plants and their associated plant communities.Notable conference activities:
- Field trips to over 20 locations highlighting native plant communities, native trees, shrubs and wildflowers led by botanists and local plant specialists.
- Native plant sale providing locally grown trees, shrubs and wildflowers throughout the event. Hundreds of new native plants for home landscapes!
- Educational exhibit tables; many vendors
- The latest news in conservation, preservation and restoration of Florida native plant communities
- Workshops for landscape design, making plant specimens, nature photography, scientific information regarding the "Real Florida" and much more.
- Social eventsIf you would like to review sponsorship opportunities and benefits, please contact Karina Veaudry or Ray Wunderlich
Karina Veaudry 407-895-8446 Ray Wunderlich mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org?Subject=FNPS%20Conference 727-577-4344
Tuesday, March 4, 2008
Florida Native Plant Society Conference