FIU-Fairchild Faculty Delivers Talk at Bahamas National Trust

Wednesday, September 12, 2012

Sponsored by past President of the Bahamas National Trust (Mr. Pericles Maillis), FIU-Fairchild faculty Dr. Javier Francisco-Ortega delivered a talk entitled "David Fairchild’s Plant Hunting Expeditions to the Bahamas Islands" at The Retreat Gardens, Bahamas National Trust on September 12. During this visit Dr. Francisco-Ortega also met with colleagues from the College of the Bahamasand the Bahamas National Trust to discuss the logistics of the coming symposium "Celebrating 30 Years of the Flora of the Bahamas: Conservation and Science Challenges" that will take place between October 30th and 31st, 2012. Image below: Dr. Francisco-Ortega with past Bahamas National Trust Presidents Mrs. Sandra Buckner and Mr. Pericles Maillis.

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