Despite a continued shortage of rain, the Redwood forest is in full bloom. Come join David Casterson to learn more about Redwood Community plants on Thursday, April 16, at the Live Oak "Green" Grange at 1900 17th Avenue, Santa Cruz, CA. Doors open at 6:30pm for social time and snacks, and the event begins at 7pm.
Former Executive Committee Chair David Casterson taught high school Biology and Nature Photography for 34 years with an emphasis on the environment. After retiring, he wrote In the Company of Redwoods, a book covering the natural history, botany, ecology and uses of 50 plants commonly found living with Coast Redwoods Through years of leading field trips, he has perfected a technique for learning about these plants based on observation and hands on active participation through hand coloring photographs.