Aaron Bean

Joined: Nov 25, 2019 Last Active: Apr 18, 2021 iNaturalist Australia

I am a professional horticulturalist and the Living Collection Officer of the Mackay Regional Botanic Gardens I have an active interest in Botany and dabble a bit in Ornithology and Entomology.

I specialise in Plants of the Central Mackay Coast (CMC) Bio-region of Queensland Australia.
https://www.environment.gov.au/land/nrs/science/ibra/australias-bioregions-maps

Plant Families that i am most interested in are:
Annonaceae
Elaeocarpaceae
Lauraceae
Cunoniaceae

Plant Genus I specialise in are:
Brachychiton
Elaeocarpus

In my off time when I am not looking at Plants, I am bird banding with the Australian Bird and Bat Banding Scheme (ABBBS) ->https://www.environment.gov.au/science/bird-and-bat-banding

And manage the project Understanding the Birds of Eungella ->https://www.facebook.com/Understanding-the-Birds-of-Eungella currently the only project that is trapping and gaining morphometrics and Body condition/Breeding habits on the Eungella Honeyeater (Bolemoreus hindwoodi) ->https://australianmuseum.net.au/learn/collections/natural-science/ornithology/ornithology-collection-eungella-honeyeater/

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