Red Alert

September 21, 1998 – November 26, 1999

National Museum of Natural History
10th Street and Constitution Avenue, NW
Washington, DC

Ground Floor, Constitution Ave. Floor Plan

This case presents the Red List, the 1st global list of endangered and extinct flowering plants, conifers, and ferns, researched and compiled by scientists in the Museum's Dept. of Botany and others. More than 12.5% of the known species of these plant phyla are at risk. Included is a case containing live plants.