GROW Observatory: citizen science in action

I have just been appointed the new Programme Director of the GROW Observatory (GROW) and I am delighted to be working with such an exciting project. The GROW Observatory, an EU Horizon 2020 project, is coordinated from Duncan of Jordanstone School of Art and Design at University of Dundee. Working with 18 partner organisations fromContinue reading “GROW Observatory: citizen science in action”

Why and how did a geographer get involved with medicinal plants in Nepal?

As a child I was fascinated by people, landscapes and wildlife. This was a fascination that led me, rather circuitously into plant conservation. Plants and ferns have always been a big part of my life. I was always surrounded by plants at home and when I went to university, my plants came with me. TheyContinue reading “Why and how did a geographer get involved with medicinal plants in Nepal?”