Spring Environmental Science Colloquium

February 8th, 2012 by June

Our spring semester Environmental Science Colloquium will be held on Wednesday afternoons from 4-5 pm at the Boyd Science Center, Room 001. The talks cover a wide range of topics around environmental science and sustainability. The colloquium is available for graduate credit and we also invite the community to come for free. For more information, contact Angela Uhlman. Read on for the complete list of dates and speakers.

February 22: Migratory Birds and Climate Change: Local Uncertainties, Global Challenges

Nicholas L. Rodenhouse. Professor of Biological SciencesFrost Professor of Environmental Studies, Wellesley College

March 14: Natural Dams in Northern Headwater Streams

Denise Burchsted, Postdoctoral Scholar Center for the Environment, Plymouth State University

March 28: Linking Research and Decision-Making through Community-University Partnerships: Maine’s Sustainability Solutions Initiative

Karen Hutchins, PhD candidate, Department of Communication and Journalism, University of Maine

April 11: Defining, Measuring, Monitoring and Managing the Carrying Capacity of National Parks

Robert Manning, Professor of Natural Resources/Director Park Studies Lab Rubenstein School of Environment and Natural Resources University of Vermont

April 18: Saga of the Soils: How Iceland’s Past Environmental Changes Affect Modern Landscapes

Lisa Doner, Research Assistant Professor Center for the Environment, Plymouth State University

April 25: Harnessing the Market Power of…Marshes?

Linwood Pendleton, Director of Ocean and Coastal Policy, Duke University’s Nicholas Institute; Acting Chief Economist, NOAA

May 9: Climate Change and Precipitation: Are Ecosystems at Risk?

Lindsey Rustad, Team Leader/Research Ecologist, Center for Research on Ecosystem Change, USDA Northern Research Station

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January 9th, 2013 by Michael

Center for the Environment

Plymouth State University
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MSC #63, 17 High Street
Plymouth, NH 03264
psu-cfe@plymouth.edu

phone (603) 535-3179
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