Name of Class: MWA 2021 Member Webinar Series: Ferns of Michigan

Dates: September 10, 2021

Location: Virtual via Zoom

Time(s): 3:30pm – 5:00pm

Instructor:  Dr. Gary K. Greer, Professor at Grand Valley State University

Cost: Free to MWA members

Become a member for $20 to enjoy our webinar series!

Class Description: End your week on a high note! This members-only webinar will explore fern taxonomy and ecology, focusing on diagnostic traits. Dr. Greer will provide an overview of common upland- and wetland-ranked ferns found throughout Michigan, highlighting species useful for assessing wetland boundaries. The class will include a field assignment that attendees can complete independently.

Instructor Bio

Dr. Greer is a professor in the Department of Biology and the Frederik Meijer Honors College at Grand Valley State University. Dr. Greer researches the evolutionary ecology of plants, including the community ecology of ferns (temperate and tropical), invasive species (Ailanthus altissima), and the evolution and ecology of tree architecture.

Learn more about Dr. Greer here.


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