Montly Speaker Series

Past topics: Sea Star Wasting Disease, Citizen Science Projects, Lichens and Bryophytes, Humboldt Flying Squirrel, The Art of Wildlife Tracking, the Golden Age of Dinosaurs, Marine Mammals, the Real Mars, and more!

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Spring 2020 Lecture Series

Fri. Jan. 31
Phil Johnston "Wildlife Tracking: Learning the Original Science and Why it Matters".

Thurs. Feb. 13
Joe Tyburczy "Early Results from the Humboldt Ocean Carbon Observatory - ocean acidification, eel grass, and how they interact in Humboldt Bay"

Thurs. Mar. 5
Marie Antoine"Lichens and Bryophytes- adventures into the microcosm"

Thurs. Apr. 9
[Cancelled] Barbara Clucas "Human-Wildlife Interactions and How we Value Wildlife

Fall 2019 Lectures

Dr. John DeMartini "Delving into the Lives of Clams"  

Michael Kauffmann "Conifers Country: 2019 Updates from the Field"

Upcoming Events