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Ariocarpus fissuratus: Reintroduction Project – NPSOT San Antonio Chapter Online Mtg.

January 26 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

This presentation will address the circumstances of the removal of 3,500 Ariocarpus fissuratus (Living Rock Cactus) from the Big Bend area by poachers and the fate of those plants since their removal and capture in 2015.  The presentation will describe basics about A. fissuratus as well as describe the effort of one rancher to reintroduce these plants back into habitat.  The presentation will also highlight the status of all 3,500 plants since the removal from their native habitat in 2015.

Speaker:  Jimmy Black, President, San Antonio Cactus and Xerophyte Society

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

Note:  You can log in early to make sure the computer is working.  We are limited to 100 participants at the meeting so people may not be able to log in with Zoom.  Not to worry, we will be streaming live on our YouTube page, and recording posting on our webpage within days.


January 26
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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