●July 8, 10:00 a.m. – South Florida Water Management Building Lecture Hall
Guest speaker Debbie Hughes, Edison Ford Senior Horticulturalist, will talk about Edison Ford’s involvement with CITES (Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species), a worldwide plant and rescue program. Edison Ford is a plant rescue site for orchids that are confiscated at our nation’s seaports and airports. Over 150 countries have agreed to participate in the trade agreement that ensures the survival of wild animals and plants.
Meetings are open to current Edison Ford volunteers, potential volunteers and the public.