Floral Treasures of the Owyhee Foothillspresented by Lisa Harloe, Tetra Tech Botanist / Ecologist and Michael Ottenlips, Tetra Tech Biologist-Technician
Join us as we share some of the rich and unique flora observed during a
spring botanical survey on BLM lands in the foothills of the Owyhee Mountains.
Lisa will share an overview of the plant communities and rare flora observed along the way.
Michael will provide insight into the rare Packard’s desert-parsley (Lomatium packardiae)
as he summarizes his recent genetic research on this fascinating and diverse genus.
The evening will be full of botanical delights as we provide the
highlights of this beautiful, rugged, and remote landscape.
Tuesday, March 12, 7pm
at the MK Nature Center
600 S. Walnut, Boise