The Native Plant Study Group (NPSG) was formed in Victoria, BC in 1993. NPSG is guided by a volunteer steering committee and is a member of the BC Council of Garden Clubs.


NPSG CONTACT

Nathalie Dechaine
chair




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The Native Plant Study Group presents:

Thursday, March 19, 2015 at 7pm

Novel Ecosystems and the Search for Appropriate Intervention
with Eric Higgs

The emergence of new combinations of species driven by many environmental and ecological pressures is creating challenges for responsible restoration of ecosystems and landscapes. In this lecture, Eric Higgs describes the emergence of novel ecosystems, the role of native species, the shifting role of historical knowledge in restoration, and some principles for responsible interventions in rapidly changing ecosystems.

UVic, MacLaurin Bldg, Rm D-116
Non member drop-in fee: $5
Remember $2.50 for parking at UVic

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WHO WE ARE

NPSG brochureThe Native Plant Study Group is dedicated to learning about the native plants of British Columbia as wild populations and in garden settings, while promoting their use and conservation. Our diverse membership ranges from biologists to hobby gardeners, from horticulturists to plant enthusiasts.

General meetings are held on the third Thursday of each month from September to May (except December) and feature a speaker, draw for native plants and discussion.

NPSG brochure [ PDF | 600KB ]

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