Episode 15: Kathleen Garness, Plant Conservation

Kathleen Garness is a freelance scientific illustrator and a scientific affiliate at The Field Museum whose area of focus is plant conservation.

When I interviewed Kathleen many years ago, she was busy monitoring populations of rare species. She was also in the early stages of creating a guide to common plant families of the Chicago region.

How are things going for her seven years later?

What else is she working on?

Let’s find out.

Tania Marien