Texas Green Report

Texas botanists build seed bank as threats grow

October 25, 2019 Green Source DFW Season 1 Episode 5
Texas Green Report
Texas botanists build seed bank as threats grow
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Texas Green Report
Texas botanists build seed bank as threats grow
Oct 25, 2019 Season 1 Episode 5
Green Source DFW

Texas native plants are being threatened by a convergence of risks - urban sprawl, invasive plants and climate change. Kim Taylor, a conservation research botanist at the Botanical Research Institute of Texas in Fort Worth, talks about the seed bank she and other botanists across the state are building to ensure the survival of Texas native plant species facing these pressures. Report by Marshall Hinsley. Full transcript here.

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Show Notes

Texas native plants are being threatened by a convergence of risks - urban sprawl, invasive plants and climate change. Kim Taylor, a conservation research botanist at the Botanical Research Institute of Texas in Fort Worth, talks about the seed bank she and other botanists across the state are building to ensure the survival of Texas native plant species facing these pressures. Report by Marshall Hinsley. Full transcript here.

Support the show (https://www.memnosyneinstitute.org/donate)