2016 Northern California Botanists Symposium

Plant Adaptations: Research, Conservation, and Management

11-12 January 2016
California State University, Chico
Bell Memorial Union Auditorium

Northern California Botanists hosted its 7th botanical symposium on January 11-12, 2016 on the campus of California State University in Chico. Optional workshops were held on Wednesday January 13. A 2-day schedule of presentations by working botanists included sessions on Plant Genetics 101, Managing in a Changing Climate, Locally Rare and Peripheral Plant Populations, Evolution of the California Flora, Restoration, New Discoveries, Now the Good News, and Lightning Talks. Download the 2016 Program.

Symposium Presentations

Thank you to Steve Rosenthal of the CNPS Santa Clara Chapter, for recording the Symposium presentations. You can view many of the presentations on the CNPS - SCV YouTube Channel.

Poster Session

Below are links to many of the posters presented at the symposium. Poster abstracts can be found in the Symposium Program starting on Page 23, listed alphabetically by presenting author name.

Thank you to our many sponsors of the 2016 Symposium!

Bureau of Land Management, California State Office

California Invasive Plant Council (Cal-IPC)

California Native Grasslands Association (CNGA)

California Native Plant Society (CNPS) - State Office

California Native Plant Society (CNPS) - Redbud Chapter

California Native Plant Society (CNPS) - Sacramento Valley Chapter

California Native Plant Society (CNPS) - Shasta Chapter

California Native Plant Society (CNPS) - Yerba Buena Chapter

College of Natural Sciences, The Chico State Herbarium

College of Natural Sciences, California State University, Chico

Department of Biological Sciences, California State University, Chico


Friends of the Chico State Herbarium

Garcia and Associates (GANDA)

Hedgerow Farms

HDR, Inc.

James R. and Julie K. Nelson

Lawrence Janeway

Nomad Ecology

Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden

Ray Collett Trust

Santa Barbara Botanic Garden

Sierra Pacific Foundation

Southern California Botanists

Stillwater Sciences

The Jepson and University Herbaria, University of California, Berkeley

Westervelt Ecological Services,

WRA, Inc.