Urban Barcode Project Team The Ice Cubes
Program:
Urban Barcode Project
Year:
2017-18
Research Topic:
Biodiversity & trade
Taxonomic Group Studied:
Plants

Project:

Winter Is Coming: Vernalization and Seed Bank Germination
Students:
Mia Estrella, Sabrina Salas
School:
Hostos-Lincoln Academy, The Bronx
Mentors:
Allison Granberry

Abstract:

The goal of this project is to determine the effects of vernalization at -20°C on seed germination. Samples will be collected along the flood plain of the Bronx River, located on the Bronx Botanical Garden. Morphotying and DNA Barcoding will be used to identify species that will be compared to a known database.

Poster:

DNA Barcoding Poster
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Team samples:

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