Eric Ungberg Curator

Joined: Feb 12, 2016 Last Active: Oct 02, 2022 iNaturalist

Botanist in the Southeastern United States. With a strong interest in the flora of the coastal plain, especially the following (to name just a few): Allium, Carex, Rhynchospora, Xyris, Helianthus, and Solidago.

Currently employed by NC DEQ as lead botanist for the National Wetland Condition Assessment and other related wetland projects.

Available for consulting services, email inquiries to ungberg@gmail.com

Recent botanical highlights:
Carex barrattii in Uwharrie National Forest (considered State-Historic, last seen 1957)
Carex vestita in Uwharrie National Forest (considered State-Historic, last seen 1959)
Eleocharis compressa var. compressa (State Record, Granville Co.)
Rhynchospora sulcata (State Record, Scotland Co.)
Rhynchospora compressa (State Record, Brunswick Co.)
Chenopodium berlandieri var. macrocalycium (State Record, Carteret Co.)
Croton michauxii (State Record, Brunswick Co.)

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