Guests: Ethnoecologist, Brenda Beckwith and Restoration Botanist, Valerie Huff with the Kootenay Native Plant Society
Hosts: Kayla Tillapaugh and Camille LeBlanc
Keywords: Native Plants, Meadow-making, Meadow-scaping, Native Pollinators, Seed Collection, Kootenay Native Plant Society, Flowers, Biodiversity, Connectivity, Pollination, Funding, Non-profit Organizations, Wildflowers, Restoration Ecology,
Topics: Kootenay Native Plant Society and programs offered; Why plants?; Promoting good, effective restoration and conservation; How to start a wildflower meadow on your property; Common plants with special attributes; How communities can support pollination systems and biodiversity; Need for diverse funding streams; Dream restoration projects in the eyes of a botanist; Honourable mentions.
Music: "Solace of the Beating Heart” by Jay Danley featuring Alexander Brown. YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCwldROMU6k8_yRScAD5uRtg
Additional Resources: Kootenay Native Plant Society website: http://kootenaynativeplants.ca/
Wildflowers for Pollinators: A Citizen-Science Meadowscaping Initiative Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ty8I2EFbKzM