A Checklist of Trees & Shrubs in the campus of Gurudas College, Kolkata, West Bengal, India
Checklist of Trees & Shrubs
Green spaces within cities provide rich learning laboratories for students to learn about the composition of flora in their surroundings. Open green spaces within the campus of educational institutions provide an excellent opportunity to know more about the vegetation diversity. A student project was initiated by the Department of Botany, Gurudas College, Kolkata-54, India to quantify the woody trees and shrubs in the college campus. The objective of the student project was to quantify the woody trees and shrubs within the college campus by preparing a checklist. In this present investigation 63 trees and woody shrubs distributed over 30 families in the campus were found.
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