Allergy season is upon us, and airborne pollen is likely to blame. Learn the truth about what species are responsible, what species are NOT and how plants have evolved to take advantage of this free pollination service. Recommended for adults and youth over 12.
James Stevenson is an Education and Outreach Supervisor with the Parks and Conservation Resources Department in Pinellas County. He works out of the Brooker Creek Preserve Environmental Education Center in Tarpon Springs, and teaches classes on a variety of natural resource conservation topics including: plant identification, botany, entomology, ecology and native plants such as ferns, wetland wildflowers and epiphytes.
James grew up in Clearwater, then went on to University in Tennessee, worked in botanic gardens in North Carolina before moving to the UK to work at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew and the University of Oxford Botanic Gardens from 1998-2006. James has been with the Pinellas UF/IFAS Extension since 2006.