Dessert with Discussion: Invasives vs. Natives: Plant Species Race Against Climate Change (October 2017)

Description:

Dr. Jen Lau, MSU Associate Professor W. K. Kellogg Biological Station and Department of Plant Biology, will discuss:

  • Humans are changing the earth in many ways, including warming the planet and spreading invasive species.
  • These human-caused changes pose challenges to native species.  Or Native plants are challenged by invasive species and human-caused changes.
  • How do we tip the balance to favor and preserve native species?

Enjoy coffee, tea and delicious locally sourced desserts provided by the KBS Conference Center. A cash bar featuring house wines and Michigan craft beer available prior to the event.

Dates:

October 9, 2017.  7:00 pm - 8:30 pm.

Location:

Kellogg Biological Station - Auditorium, 3700 E. Gull Lake Drive, Hickory Corners, MI 49060

Audience:

General public

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