Do you ever go wandering in the woods wondering what plants/trees you are walking by or under? Have you ever considered eating some of those plants? Join our guide as they take you on a short stroll identifying some of these native plants. They will also focus on how indigenous people have used these plants for medicinal and traditional purposes, and still continue to use them. Your guide will also teach you how to properly identify some of these edible plants, so bring an appetite!
As Parkscriptions Program Director, Elizabeth Nelson brings passion for community health by promoting the positive connection and health benefits of time spent in nature. She has a broad range of experience in running her own business, nonprofit and government organizations. Her program management, graphic design and marketing skills combined with her background in community health bring a unique perspective to her work. She enjoys hiking, running, playing soccer, and exploring new trails with her two daughters.