Wyoming Native Plant Society

Welcome to the Wyoming Native Plant Society (WNPS). Our goals are to encourage the appreciation and conservation of the native flora and plant communities of Wyoming through education, research, communication, and activities.

Membership is open to individuals, families, and organizations, including libraries, with an interest in Wyoming’s plant life. Activities include the annual summer field trip and the biennial Wyoming Plant Conference. Scholarships are awarded each year to¬†undergraduate,¬†or graduate students conducting research in Wyoming.

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All banner photographs are compliments of Susan Marsh.

Recent Posts

2016 Markow Scholarship/Small Grant now open

2016 Markow Scholarship/Small Grant – applications due February 15

The Wyoming Native Plant Society was established in 1981 for the purpose of encouraging appreciation and knowledge of the native flora of Wyoming. Towards this end, the Society has promoted research on native plants and habitats in Wyoming through its annual scholarship program. One to three scholarships in amounts of up to $1000 are awarded each year to undergraduate, or graduate students conducting research in Wyoming. Projects may address any aspect of botany, including taxonomy, floristics, ecology, plant geography, range science, physiology, or mycology.

Contact us at wynps@wynps.org with any questions.

Applications are due February 15.

Past Scholarship and Grant Recipients

  1. Castilleja Newsletter: December 2015 Comments Off
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  5. 2015 WyNPS Annual Meeting Comments Off
  6. 2015 Markow Scholarship/Small Grant Call for Applications Comments Off
  7. Castilleja Newsletter December 2014 Comments Off
  8. Castilleja Newsletter October 2014 Comments Off
  9. Red Canyon Plant List Comments Off