GMS - Hopkins Marine Station, Stanford University - Pacific Grove, California
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougK
N 36° 37.180 W 121° 54.276
10S E 597948 N 4053240
Quick Description: The Hopkins Marine Station is also known as the Gilbert M. Smith Herbarium. There are 9,000 specimens at this herbarium.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 5/30/2016 4:13:26 PM
Waymark Code: WMRA6M
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member ggmorton
Views: 7

Long Description:
The Hopkins Marine Station was the first marine laboratory on the West Coast, founded in 1892. A secured gate with a sign is visible from Ocean View Boulevard. A view of the buildings can be seen across the cove, behind the Monterey Bay Aquarium. An interpretative sign can be found along the Ocean View Boulevard. A picture of the Marine Station is shown on this sign. This same view can be located on a coastal access trail. Views of the Marine Station can also be found along Shoreline Park.
Herbarium Acronym: GMS

Institution Association: University

Type of Structure: Seperate structure

City: Pacific Grove

Special Collections: I. A. Abbott & G. M. Smith

Visitation possible: no

Index Herbariorum Site Link: [Web Link]

Special Projects: Not listed

Parking: Not Listed

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