Let us introduce you to Amanda James; a PhD student in environmental sciences at the University of California, and a Descience participant. We asked Amanda to tell us about her research involving plant species that are outcompeting and destroying native ecosystems. How can we prevent this from happening? Read and learn.
--“You study plants in school right?”
--“Yeah…that’s pretty much my entire graduate project Dad. Why do you ask?”
--“Well, why are all the plants so ugly here during the summ...