Tom Saielli: Status of American Chestnut

Wednesday, May 8 - 7:30 PM


Virginia Native Plant Society meeting: Tom Saielli: Status of American Chestnuts

 

As the Regional Science Coordinator for the American Chestnut Foundation, Tom Saielli oversees the Foundation’s research orchards and planting teams in Virginia, Maryland, West Virginia and Kentucky from his office in Charlottesville. Tom will give an update on efforts to develop and return a blight-resistant, primarily native American Chestnut to forests in this region. All are welcome, as always.



Location

Education Building, Ivy Creek Natural Area
Boyce, VA 22901
Event Type
Lecture / Workshop
Environmental

Organization

Virginia Native Plant Society (Jefferson Chapter)

Date / Time

Wednesday, May 8, 2019
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Contact

Name:
Liz
Email:
jeffvnps@gmail.com