Fred Roberts to Speak to Botany Society

On Monday, December 8, 2014 the Botany Society will feature San Luis Rey author and publisher Fred M Roberts, Jr. a well-known cataloguer of wildlife and the plants they creep, crawl, and fly. He will present The Oaks of Sand Diego County. For eight years Roberts has worked as a botanist at UCI's Museum of Systematic Biology, where he personally picked and identified about half of the museum's 5,000 mounted specimens of Orange County plants--representing the largest Orange County plant collection anywhere.

Where: Discovery Lab, Visitor Center, 200 Palm Canyon Drive, Borrego Springs, CA 92004
When: Monday, December 8, 2014
Time: 10:00 to 11:30 AM
Cost: Free; public is invited