Botanists study plants and apply knowledge to teaching and research in agriculture, horticulture, land use planning, conservation, forestry, and medicine. They study the smallest pollen grains to the largest trees. They play an important role in environmental stewardship, particularly through contributions to conservation, sustainable practices, and remediation. Botanists often choose to specialize in a particular area of plant research, for example pathology, plant physiology, or plant taxonomy. (Adapted from Eco.ca)
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Date modified: January 31, 2020