Beatriz Viegas

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Beatriz Is a student at Mackenzie Presbyterian University , studying Biology , and is expecting to graduate in 2017 .

About Me:
My name is Beatriz, my major is Biology, my minor is in education and I'm a Junior. My favorite field in Biology studies is Botany, Evolution and Ecology. My hobbies are photography, drawing, video making and soccer. An interesting fact about me is that I'm from Brazil and I want to become a Botanist, a teacher and a Photographer someday.

My Projects
Integrated Conservation of an Orchid Rich Habitat in Door County Wisconsin (2016)

Door County Wisconsin lies along the Niagara Escarpment, resulting in a diverse flora, which is particularly rich in orchid species. 26 of the 49 orchid species native to Wisconsin are found at the Ridges Sanctuary in Bailey Harbor. The populations of many species found with the Ridges are slowly dwindling, and this project will focus upon the active restoration of two of these iconic species