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Online pre-registration ends January 31 at 5pm.  On-site registration is available in the SEEC lobby starting at 8:30am on Friday and Saturday.  For event info, visit: http://www.colorado.edu/ecenter/bioneers/information
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Friday, February 3 • 3:15pm - 4:45pm
Nature's Restorative Powers

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Brigitte will share her expertise on wild, edible plants of Colorado. Learn to identify common plants you may have once regarded as "weeds." See how many of these wild allies have served our ancestors for food, medicine, fiber, and art. Jim Gibson will share his expertise on Mycology- The study of Fungi, is a strange and creative world that lives almost everywhere. Fungi are evolutionarily more closely related to animals than to plants, and their uses are both complex and surprising. Althea Godfrey will present on beauty in native landscapes and explore the role of restoration and development of exotic and native landscaping practiced today.

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Jim Gibson

Mountain West
Jim Gibson, Denver born, is a Permaculture activist and Advanced Permaculture Designer, 2013 President of the Colorado Mycological Society, an occasional member of various mycology and fungi groups, The Colorado Native Plant Society, Transition Colorado, a Life Member of Trout Unlimited and other organizations. I am a Telluride Mushroom Festival goer, a presenter at Bioneers Colorado, a graduate of the Stamets schools for Mushroom Cultivation and... Read More →
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Althea Godfrey

University of Colorado Boulder
Althea Godfrey MA, is an instructor with the Continuing Education, at CU Boulder. Her instruction and academic research focuses on environmental issues, especially plants and society. Before coming to CU, she was a garden writer and editor for a newpaper in Southern Oregon. She has been growing things since age 9, when she planted her first garden with seeds saved from a supermarket watermelon, thereby saving seeds destined for the landfill... Read More →
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Brigitte Mars

herbalist and nutritional consultant, Naropa University
Brigitte Mars is an herbalist and nutritional consultant of Natural Health with over forty years of experience. She teaches Herbal Medicine at Naropa University, Bauman College of Holistic Nutrition, The School of Natural Medicine, Living Arts School, and Integrative Earth Medicine in Colorado. She has taught at Omega Institute, Esalen, Kripalu, and The Mayo Clinic, She blogs for the Huffington Post and Care2. She is a professional member of... Read More →



Friday February 3, 2017 3:15pm - 4:45pm
N128 University of Colorado Sustainability, Energy and Environment Complex (SEEC), 4001 Discovery Drive, Boulder, CO 80303

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