Rediscovering nature, one ‘lost’ plant species at a time

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Richard Primack, College of Arts & Sciences

Bryan Hamlin did not expect to find much of interest when he and his wife, Anne, embarked one Sunday in April 2003 on a walk through the Middlesex Fells Reservation, the large nature preserve near their new house…

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“She will say I’m wrong because there are pitcher plants in Concord, but a species which used to be extremely common is now extremely rare. It’s a difference in perspective.”

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