Marisol Pelaez, Author at Desert Botanical Garden

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Author: Marisol Pelaez

New grant funded to study beneficial milkweed in the southwest

New grant funded to study beneficial milkweed in the southwest

A Bureau of Land Management Cooperative Agreement was granted this year to Plant and Insect Ecology Program Coordinator, and PhD student Natalie Melkonoff and will fund many aspects of the Garden’s Great Milkweed Grow Out initiative. The grant will also, in...
Completion of M.S by lab member, Isabella De Leon

Completion of M.S by lab member, Isabella De Leon

  Isabella De Leon successfully defended her thesis in the School of Life Sciences at Arizona State University. Isabella’s thesis focuses on the climate sensitivity of giant saguaro cactus by studying the isotopic composition of spines as a proxy for stress...

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