Patricia Simpson

Unido: 03.abr.2014 Última actividad: 19.jul.2024 iNaturalist

Vegetation Specialist at Cabrillo National Monument where I run the greenhouse and lead habitat restoration efforts. Head volunteer for the citizen science bee project which aims to catalogue native bees and flowering plants in sections of the park (study supervised by Keng-Lou James Hung).

First record of San Clemente endemic bee, Anthophora urbana clementina, on mainland: https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/59107253
Story: https://www.nps.gov/articles/000/the-great-bee-quest.htm

Presenter of Native Bees and the Plants they Love with @jessmullins.

Volunteer at Mission Trails Regional Park: Trail Guide, writer of iNat observation of the month for Trail Guide Newsletter and Tierrasanta Times, based on observations included in Mission Trails Regional Park Biodiversity project.
Past volunteer and staff with Project Wildlife (Humane Society program) Squirrel Team and Songbird Team specializing in pre-release rehabilitation of insectivorous birds and other specialty birds for 9 years.
My focus at the moment is on habitat restoration and terrestrial inverts that are little known.

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