Podcast: Anne Frances & Wes Knapp: Uncovering the truth about plant extinction in North America

September episode of Conservation Conversations with Sean O'Brien

In this new episode of Conservation Conversations, Sean speaks with Wes Knapp, a mountains botanists and ecologist with the NC Natural Heritage Program, and Anne Frances, NatureServe's Chief Botanist, about a new report that finds plants are going extinct faster than we realized. Listen as they share the challenges of assessing the extinction status of rare plants across jurisdictional lines, and how collaboration and small-scale conservation can prevent more extinctions in the future.

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