Durango Herald Events

Dec 12

  • The Climbing Botanist of Devils Tower
    What: Classes and Learning
    Where: Center of Southwest Studies, Lyceum Room Farmington Fort Lewis College
    When: 06:30 PM - 07:30 PM
    Description: Heather Rietz, Fort Lewis College graduate, will talk about her work and experiences as the first Glimbing Biological Science Technician at Devils Tower National Monument. Her presentation will begin with an introducation to the monument and will continue with coverage of the nonnative plants of concern within the monument and her work experience as a climbing biological science technician.
    Heather will encourage a group discussion about local nonnative plants of concern and ideas about how we as outdoor enthusiasts can assess our own actions to stop the spread of nonnative plants.