What's New on this Site or otherwise with the Montana Native Plant Society
Here's what's new:
Stolon Stories is a growing feature including stories about how background information was uncovered in the process of editing and developing the Pioneer Botanists book now avaliable from the Montana Native Plant Society.
The Summer Field Trip Guide for 2017 is available here.
Our Annual Meeting On-Line Registration Form is ready to use. Click to it from the Annual Meeting Page. (4/17)
A new book, published by the Montana Native Plant Society, Montana’s Pioneer Botanists: Exploring the Mountains and Prairies, is available. For more information click here. See also a review of the book in the Spring 2017 edition of the Kelseya. (4/8)
The society annual election season is upon us and candidate bios and a link to the ballot is posted on the Elections Page. (4/6)
A link for those interested in carpooling to the Annual Meeting has been added to the Annual Meeting Page. (4/6)
The Winter edition of the Kelseya and a summary of the Spring issue is now posted on the Kelseyapage. Chapter pages are being updated. (3/30)
Professor Cathy Cripps, who presented programs on mushrooms at the 2014 Montana Native Plant Society Annual Meeting in 2014, has written a recently published guide to local fungi. Here is a link to the Montana State University publication announcement.
Chapter Events are added as they are received. Check your chapter page to update yourself on local plans. (12/12)
Three mobile device apps that may be of interest to MNPS members are now available from High Country Apps http://www.highcountryapps.com: "Montana Grasses," "Glacier Wildflowers," and "Flora of Yellowstone."
The author for "Montana Grasses" is Dr. Matt Lavin of MSU and the author for "Glacier Wildflowers" is Montana Native Plant Society member, Shannon Kimball. For "Flora of Yellowstone" the author is Whitney Tilt. All 3 are members of their local native plant societies. High Country Apps has confirmed that they are donating 5% of proceeds from the "Montana Grasses" app to the state-wide Montana Native Plant Society. For Glacier, they will donate 5% of proceeds to Glacier National Park Conservancy and for Yellowstone, 5% will go to theYellowstone Park Foundation. (Works on most applicable devices; Minimum OS versions are iOS 5.0 and Android 2.2)