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Establishing Resilient Coastal Landscapes with Salt Tolerant Plants

May 16, 2019, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Learn to use native salt tolerant plants to improve the resiliency of coastal landscapes at this workshop led by Marine Extension and Georgia Sea Grant and the Odum School of Ecology. Rachel Smith, a PhD candidate in the Odum School of Ecology at the University of Georgia, will speak about coastal hazards and the ecology of native salt tolerant plant communities in Georgia’s lower coastal plain. Keren Giovengo, EcoScapes Program Manager, will highlight best practices for implementing siteappropriate, native salt tolerant plantings in coastal landscapes by providing guidance on site analysis, plant selection, landscape design, plant purchasing, and plant care and maintenance.

REGISTRATION
The workshop is free and open to public and professional audiences. Pre-registration is required by Tuesday, May 14, 2019. Visit http://tinyurl.com/GA-salt-tolerant-plants to register.

QUESTIONS
If you have questions, contact Keren Giovengo at giovengo@uga.edu

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Date:
May 16, 2019
Time:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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