Daily Archives: November 1, 2022

Noris Salazar Allen

Part-time scientific staff Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute (Panama)Retired Professor, Department of Botany, University of Panama I was borne in a small town (San Francisco) on the outskirts of Panama City. As such there were trees around the house, a large backyard where my grandmother had rabbits, chickens, and turkeys. It was like living in the…

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Elizabeth Lavocat Bernard

My passion for bryology started on quite an unusual path. I was born in a small village in the east of France. As a child, I was already very close to nature; I enjoyed observing the little ferns and mosses on the old walls along the river. After my high school final exam, I worked…

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