Dessert with Discussion – Invasives vs. Natives: Plant Species Race Against Climate Change

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Date/Time
Date(s) - 10/09/2017
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Location
W.K. Kellogg Biological Station, Auditorium

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Website
www.kbs.msu.edu/events/dessert-with-discussion-2/


Invasives vs. Natives: Plant Species Race Against Climate Change with MSU/KBS Associate Professor, Dr. Jen Lau

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

  • how humans are changing the earth in many ways, including warming the planet and spreading invasive species.
  • how 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.

Doors open at 7 pm, talk from 7:30-8:30 pm

This event is FREE, registration opening soon!


Non-profit organizations and businesses are invited to host informational booths and become an event sponsor!