Urban Barcode Project Team Sidewalk Sampler
Program:
Urban Barcode Project
Year:
2019-20
Research Topic:
Biodiversity & trade
Taxonomic Group Studied:
Plants

Project:

Spontaneous urban vegetation in New York City
Students:
Gus Stimpson, Robert Michaelson, George Newberry
School:
The Browning School, Manhattan
Mentors:
Emilie Dion Wolf

Abstract:

The aim of this project is to determine the population of sidewalk plant life in New York City in relation to proximity to Central Park and to comment on the diversity of these spontaneous plants through DNA barcoding.

Poster:

Team samples: