Citizens and Scientists Team Up: The New Oregon Plant Testament

Flora of Oregon jacketExcerpt: Citizens and Scientists Team Up: The New Oregon Plant Testament

Groundbreaking yet somewhat ominous, the Oregon Flora Project (OFP) recently released the first Oregon-exclusive plant ID manual to be published in over 70 years. Compiling so much data has also brought to light some changes taking place in our local ecosystems and demonstrates the power of large-scale communication and technology.

The Flora of Oregon is the first of three print volumes collectively representing a milestone in Oregon botany as it includes illustrations, color pictures, maps, even a chapter on regional destinations in Oregon.

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Corvallis Advocate

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