Local News
3:32 pm
Wed September 24, 2003

Saving plants from extinction

Highland Hts, KY – Many plants around the world are facing extinction, but work is being done to save them. Dr. Mike Maunder is the acting director of the Fairchild Tropical Garden in Florida. The Cincinnati Zoo and Northern Kentucky University are bringing him in for a lecture Thursday at NKU. He talked with WNKU's Maryanne Zeleznik. He says plants on oceanic islands are the most threatened: