BIRD POLLINATION STRATEGIES

 

The Hermanus Botanical Society presents the second talk of 2018 on FRIDAY 20th April  at 5.30pm in the Fernkloof Hall.  Members of the Bird Club are welcome.

We are delighted to introduce to you, Dr Johann du Preez who has recently moved to Onrus.

His talk is on:   Bird pollination strategies

We will be looking at both birds and plants in a new light after listening to Johann explaining the strategies applied by both birds and plants in order to ensure survival.

Johann du Preez is an emeritus professor who is now a full-time environmental consultant. He is a plant ecologist by training who worked for years in the Grassland biome of Southern Africa.

He contributed to the compilation of the latest vegetation map of South Africa, Lesotho and Swaziland by Mucina & Rutherford (2006).

He is a member of BirdLifeSA as well as the Hermanus Botanical Society.

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