Dessert with Discussion: Invasives vs. Natives: Plant Species Race Against Climate Change
Date: October 9, 2017
Time: 7 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Kellogg Biological Station - Auditorium 3700 E. Gull Lake Drive Hickory Corners, MI 49060
Contact: KBS Community Relations office, firstname.lastname@example.org, 269-671-2015.
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.