"Gathering 'Wild' Food in the City: The Top 9 Species People Look For"

"Gathering 'Wild' Food in the City: The Top 9 Species People Look For"

Mostly the species were gathered for food, but also for medical purposes, horticulture, nursery, crafts or decoratives. In some cases people were looking for fuel and culturally significant products. In Seattle construction materials were also being brought home along with materials to be used for scientific or educational purposes. And in Philadelphia an additional motive was ecological restoration.

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