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Discovery in the Forest: Pumice Moonwort (video)

Video produced by: J.D. Ligier, USDA Forest Service
Running Time: 5 minutes, 52 seconds

A very rare plant has been discovered on Mount Shasta - one that is native to the Pacific Northwest, yet has not been found outside of Crater Lake, Oregon.  Until now.  This exciting discovery has several professors and plant biologists, on and around the Shasta-Trinity National Forest, working to unlock the botanical mystery.