Let's Talk About Green Spaces | Coimbra: the Herbarium of the University and the Trees of the City

April 27, 2018, 18h00

Casa da Esquina (Coimbra)


An informal talk under the urban green spaces photo exhibition, led by the director of the Herbarium of University of Coimbra, Fátima Sales. A casual space to get to know the herbarium better, its extraordinary collection of about 800 thousand specimens, representing species from various places in the world, and its role in the dissemination of scientific knowledge about botany and the preservation of biodiversity. There will be time to talk about some examples of trees and other vegetation of the city of Coimbra.

ORGANISERS: Centre for Social Studies of the University of Coimbra, in partnership with CIBIO/InBIO-UP, Casa da Esquina, COI-Herbarium of the University of Coimbra, Coimbra em Transição, ECOSOC-CES

This event is part  of the 20th Cultural Week of the University of Coimbra programme

Exhibition, talks & workshop

3 + 1: let's talk about green spaces