Smithsonian's National Zoo
—125 Years —In the early 1990s, Smithsonian Migratory Bird Center (SMBC) scientists found that shade farms, where coffee is grown within forest-like settings, provide refuge for migratory and resident birds, in contrast to conventional open-sun coffee farms without shade trees.
|Placed By||Smithsonian Institution|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, December 20th, 2017 at 10:03am PST -08:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 322518 N 4310838|
|Decimal Degrees||38.92853333, -77.04748333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 55.712', W 77° 2.849'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 55' 42.72" N, 77° 2' 50.94" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 95 Olmsted Walk, Washington DC 20008, US|
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