Rare Plants in Long Island State Parks (Rich Ring)

This presentation will highlight the rare flora of Long Island, with an emphasis on State parks. Attention will be given to both recent discoveries and historical records. Rich has been a Botanist with the NY Natural Heritage Program since 2006. Previously, he worked as a field ornithologist, ecologist, and botanist in Pennsylvania, New Hampshire, Michigan, and Alaska. He currently resides in Troy, NY.

 Bill Paterson Nature Center, Muttontown Preserve, East Norwich