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ImeƱa Valdes

Graduate student in the Plant Biology and Conservation program
Chicago Botanic Garden, Northwestern University
Master's student working with Dr. Havens-Young on the Nativars Research Project, a branch of Budburst, a citizen science project based at the Chicago Botanic Garden ( Research focuses on determining if pollinator support significantly differs between cultivated varieties of native plants and their wild relatives. Other research interests include conservation, ethnobotany, entomology, and agriculture.