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Lunchtime Lecture: BRAVE THE WILD RIVER:
The Untold Story of Two Women Who Mapped the Botany of the Grand Canyon
Science journalist Melissa L. Sevigny explores the riveting tale of two pioneering botanists and their historic boat trip down the Colorado River through the Grand Canyon.
In the summer of 1938, botanists Elzada Clover and Lois Jotter set off down the Colorado River, accompanied by an ambitious expedition leader and three amateur boatmen. With its churning rapids, sheer cliffs, and boat-shattering boulders, the Colorado was famed as the most dangerous river in the world. But for Clover and ... view more »
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Contact: (928) 779-4395