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Save the Emory Herbarium Rare Plant Collection

$1,800
18%
Raised toward our $10,000 Goal
32 Donors
Project has ended
Project ended on May 06, at 11:59 PM EDT
Project Owners

Suzanne

Heller

Undisclosed Amount

May 06, 2016

Anonymous

$10

May 04, 2016

Anonymous

$50

May 04, 2016

Anonymous

In Memory of Vicky Finnerty

$100

May 04, 2016

Dieter

Jaeger

$50

May 04, 2016

Roger

Deal

$100

May 04, 2016

Cecilia

Quave

Undisclosed Amount

Apr 28, 2016

Anonymous

$50

Apr 28, 2016

Anonymous

$250

Apr 25, 2016

Shelby

Smith

$25

Apr 14, 2016

John Wegner

In Memory of Dr. Bill Murdy

Undisclosed Amount

Apr 13, 2016

Carol

Clark

$25

Apr 11, 2016

Anonymous

$50

Apr 09, 2016

Jude

Tharp

$10

Apr 08, 2016

Jessie Cai

In Memory of Madeline P. Burbanck

$10

Apr 08, 2016

John

de la Parra

$25

Apr 07, 2016

Charlotte

Gyllenhaal

$50

Apr 07, 2016

Kim

Bowden

Undisclosed Amount

Apr 07, 2016

Susan

Keith

Undisclosed Amount

Apr 02, 2016

Anonymous

$100

Apr 01, 2016

Guy

Benian

$50

Mar 31, 2016

Alyse

Steves

$25

Mar 30, 2016

Anonymous

$100

Mar 30, 2016

Anonymous

$5

Mar 30, 2016

Marko

Bajic

$25

Mar 30, 2016

william

kelly

$40

Mar 30, 2016

Signe

White

$50

Mar 30, 2016

Mac

Alford

Undisclosed Amount

Mar 28, 2016

Dana

Scott

$15

Mar 25, 2016

Anonymous

$25

Mar 25, 2016

Gene

Anderson

$100

Mar 23, 2016

Anonymous

$25

Mar 21, 2016
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$25

Black-Spored Quillwort

Black-Spored Quillwort (Isoetes melanospora) is an endangered aquatic species only found in Georgia and South Carolina. The granite pools serve as home to this unique and imperiled species. Your donation helps us to perform repairs on damaged, historic specimens of this species and many others in our collection.

$50

Piedmont False Pimpernel

Piedmont False Pimpernel (Lindernia monticola) brings the colors of the sky to the rock below with its delicate light blue flowers. Your donation helps fund supplies necessary for mounting our rare and threatened specimens such as this one on acid-free herbarium quality paper for long-term durability and storage for future research and education.

$100

Little Amphianthus

Little Amphianthus (Gratiola amphiantha) is a small aquatic beauty. Its white flowers can be spotted in the granite water pools. Your donation helps cover the costs of photographing specimens like this for inclusion in our web-searchable database.

$250

Small’s Purslane

Small’s Purslane (Portulaca smallii) is a threatened species in the granite outcrop ecosystem. Your donation helps us update the names and labels of specimens in this unique collection.

$500

Granite Stonecrop

Granite Stonecrop (Sedum pusillum) is dainty and beautiful, yet threatened due to its limited environmental range. Your generous donation will enable us to repair, mount, and image up to 50 specimens composed of this and other species.

$1,000

Elf Orpine

Elf Orpine (Diamorpha smallii) brings vibrant color and life to the granite ecosystem. Your generous support will enable us to prepare 100 specimens from start to finish, ensuring their long-term conservation in our digital database and physical herbarium.