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Dr. Matt Ritter
Eucalyptus: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly
Matt Ritter is a professor in the Biology Department at Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo, and director of the plant conservatory there. He is vice president of the San Luis Obispo Chapter of the California Native Plant Society. He has authored numerous scientific papers and botanical treatments, including the second edition of the Jepson Manual, the Flora of North America Project, and a natural history guide to San Luis Obispo’s native plants. He also is the author of A Californian’s Guide to the Trees Among Us, the state’s most popular natural history guide to the urban forest. He holds a Kenan Fellowship at the National Tropical Botanical Gardens, is the chair of the City of San Luis Obispo Tree Committee, and is editor-in-chief of Madroño, the journal of the California Botanical Society.
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