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INPS Pahove Chapter October Presentation

Tuesday, October 14, 2014 – 7pm at the MK Nature Center 600. South Walnut, Boise (Board Meeting starts at 5:30 pm, everyone welcome!) “Exploring the mountains and flora around Lake Baikal, Siberia” In the summer of 2013, Josh and Wendy Irwin spent a month in the Lake Baikal region, exploring both the Khamar Dhaban and… Read More »

10/09/2014       Category: Meetings

Pahove Chapter Meeting 9/16/14 at the IBG

You and a guest are invited to the INPS Pahove Chapter Members season kick-off Pizza Party (and chapter elections) Tuesday, September 16, 2014 6:30 pm at the Idaho Botanical Gardens Plaza Area 2355 N. Old Penitentiary Road pizza and beverages provided!

09/13/2014       Category: Meetings

Flora of North America, Vol. 28 Published

Flora of North America North of Mexico Volume 28, Bryophyta, Part 2, has been sent to Oxford University Press for printing. This marks the 17th volume to be published in a 30-volume set for the Flora of North America series. The volume has 702 pages covering 48 families, 206 genera, and 698 species. With the… Read More »

New Calypso Chapter newsletter

The latest copy of the Calypso Chapter of the Native Plant Society is now available: CalypsoCompanion. We will be conducting field trips for the summer and fall. Please join us! Contact Derek Antonnelli for updates. His e-mail is Antonnelli8 at frontier dot com

2014 Pahove Chapter Native Plant Sale

INPS Members Only Sale: Friday, April 25th, 5-7pm Public Sale: Saturday, April 26th, 10am-1pm There will be no waiting lines at the entrance again this year. You can also renew or purchase your membership at the sale. Location: MK Nature Center 600 South Walnut, Boise 2014 Plant Sale Availability List

Eriogonum Society/INPS Annual Meeting

Initial Announcment The 2014 Eriogonum Society meeting will be centered in Twin Falls, Idaho, giving us the opportunity to explore the botanical and geological wonders of the middle Snake River Plain, including the Bennett Hills and Gooding City of Rocks, the South Hills (southern Sawtooth National Forest), and the Craters of the Moon. This will… Read More »

Pahove Chapter April 8th presentation

When: Tuesday, April 8th at 7pm Where: MKNC What: “Irrigated Wet Meadows, Livestock, and Ducks – Debunking the Bias” presented by Chris Colson with Ducks Unlimited Flood-irrigated wet meadows on private working lands in the Snake River Plain provide the critical staging resources for migrating waterbirds and replaces our lost floodplain functions. The maintenance of… Read More »

03/29/2014       Category: Meetings

Announcement for 2014 ERIG

The Idaho Native Plant Society (INPS) is soliciting proposals for its Education, Research, and Inventory Grant (ERIG) program. Grants of up to $1,000 will be awarded in 2014 to support projects that contribute to the appreciation, conservation, or knowledge of Idaho

Pahove Chapter February Presentation

When: Tuesday, February 11th at 7pm Where: MKNC What: Extreme Flora–novelties from across the plant kingdom Michael Mancuso, long-standing Pahove Chapter member, will present on “extreme plants”- some of the biggest, toughest, oldest, and most dangerous plants known. Come ready to be fascinated!

Southern Idaho Rare Plant Working Group Meeting

The Southern Idaho RPWG will be meeting on February 5, 2014 at the BLM Boise District Office. Please contact Beth Corbin (ecorbin@blm.gov or 208 896-5923) if you would like to attend. We will be discussing and ranking species to be presented at the Rare Plant Conference.

01/20/2014       Category: Meetings