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YOU ARE INVITED TO THE CELEBRATION
OF SIMPSON PARK HAMMOCK
OLD-GROWTH FOREST DESIGNATION
Saturday, December 08, 2018
10:00 pm-11:30 pm
Location: 55 SW 17th Rd. Miami, FL 33129
(305)4161317

The City of Miami Parks and Recreation Department is proud to partner with The Old-Growth Forest Network to induct Simpson Park Hammock as one of the first two parks in Miami to be recognized by this national network of exceptional forests.

Feb
7
Thu
Super Bowl 2020 Planning Meeting @ 50 Biscaye
Feb 7 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Mar
14
Thu
Learn about the Rare Plants of Brickell Hammock and their Conservation with Jimmy Lange @ Simpson Park
Mar 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Jimmy will discuss the rare plants of the historical Brickell Hammock with notes on their biogeography and conservation measures being taken to preserve them.

Jimmy is a botanist with the Conservation Team at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden since 2014. His work focuses on preventing plant extinctions through a variety of approaches: outreach and education, guiding habitat management, seed collection/long-term storage, rare plant mapping and monitoring, and plant reintroduction. His primary interests are biogeography, systematics, and restoration ecology