Environmental Events Calendar

December 14 - December 18

Monday, 12:00 noon, December 14, 2015, Room 230 Ruttan Hall, St. Paul Campus
ENVIRONMENTAL AND RESOURCE ECONOMICS SEMINAR
“Natural Resources, Taxation, and Transparency: Shedding New Light on an Old Question,” Manid Mohtadi,
Adjunct Professor, Department of Applied Economics, Universit of Minnesota, and Professor of Economics, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee

Monday, 2:30 p.m., December 14, 2015, Room 365 Borlaud Hall, St. Paul Campus
DEPARTMENT OF PLANT PATHOLOGY SEMINAR
“The Role of Soybean (Glycine max L.) Genetic Diversity and Resistance to Phytophthora Root and Stem Rot (Phytophthora Sojae) and its Implications for Disease Management,” Joshua Havill,
Plant Pathology Graduate Student

Monday, 3:00 p.m., December 14, 2015, Room 490 Hodson Hall, St. Paul Campus
DEPARTMENT OF ENTOMOLOGY SEMINAR
“Stable Flies, Winter Bedding, and Summer Dairy Cow Comfort,” Anna Hansen
 
Monday, 4:00 p.m., December 14, 2015, Room 335 Borlaug Hall, St. Paul Campus
CONSERVATION BIOLOGY GRADUATE PROGRAM SEMINAR
“Citizen Science and Butterflies,” Eva Lewandowski,
graduate student, Conservation Biology Graduate Program

Tuesday, 12:00 noon, December 15, 2015, Room 19 Green Hall, St. Paul Campus
2015 FORESTRY WEBINAR SERIES
“Impacts of Deer Browse on Forest Regeneration Across the Northern U.S.,” Matt Russell,
Department of Forest Resources, and Chris Woodall, U.S. Forest Service

Wednesday, 2:00 p.m., December 16, 2015, Room 19 Green Hall, St. Paul Campus
NATURAL RESOURCES SCIENCE AND MANAGEMENT GRADUATE PROGRAM MASTERS DEFENSE SEMINAR
“Effects of Fire and Harvesting on Tree Regeneration and Ground-layer Vegetation in Forested Peatland Communities in Northern Minnesota,” Erika Rowe,
M.S. candidate

Wednesday, 3:00 p.m., December 16, 2015, Room 203 Green Hall, St. Paul Campus
FNRM 8107 FOREST RESOURCES GRADUATE SEMINAR
“A Day in the Life of a Quantitative Ecologist in an Hour,” John Fieberg,
Department of Fisheries, Wildlife and Conservation Biology

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Special Events and Programs
(includes non-University Events)

September 8, 2015, to January 4, 2014, Lobby Gallery, O’Shaughnessy Educational Center, University of St. Thomas, 2115 Summit Avenue, St. Paul
DEPARTMENT OF ART HISTORY
“Beneath the Canopy: Contemplating Trees in Art”

Bell Museum of Natural History
Calendar of Events
Museum info: 612-624-7083
Registration: 612-624-9050
www.bellmuseum.umn.edu

CAFÉ SCIENTIFIQUE
Galápagos: Invasive Vertebrates vs. Island
Tuesday, December 15, doors at 6:00 p.m. program at 7:00 p.m.
Tickets $5-$12, purchase online or at door
Bryant Lake Bowl Theater
Dr. Julia Ponder is the executive director of the University of Minnesota's renowned Raptor Center, and is an expert in the wildlife component of ecosystem health (specifically raptors). Join us for Dr. Ponders presentation on wildlife restoration projects involving hawks, rats, and lava lizards in the Galapagos Islands.

The Environmental Events Calendar is published weekly from October to June by the Department of Forest Resources, College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences, University of Minnesota. It lists events offered by many departments and programs at the University's Twin Cities Campus.

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