Topic: "Enhancing Urban & Suburban Landscapes to Protect Pollinators"
How d you find and select great plants for pollinators? What other resources do pollinators need? This talk will provide the tips and tricks that you need to make your garden a powerhouse for pollinator conservation. We will discuss plant picks for pollinators, pollinator habitat, and garden design and management practices that enhance urban and suburban landscapes to protect pollinators..
Speaker Profile: Gail Langellotto
Gail Langellotto is a Professor of Horticulture and the Statewide Master Gardener Program Coordinator at Oregon State University. She has a B.S. in biology and a M.S. and Ph.D. in entomology, all from the University of Maryland. She is the principle investigator of OSU’s Garden Ecology Lab, where her group studies the plants, insects, people, decisions and management practices that either improve or degrade a garden’s ability to promote environmental and human health.