Seminars

ESP Seminars – Spring 2017

Upcoming seminars

Challenge of Biodiversity 2017 Speaker Series (PDF flyer) 
Co-Sponsored by the: Department of Environmental Science & Policy, the Mason Water Forum & Environmental Science & Policy Graduate Student Association in collaboration with Dr. Thomas Lovejoy


Date, time, location: February 13, 2017: 5:00 pm; Exploratory Hall, Room 3301
Topic: A Conservationist’s Perspective on the Global Amphibian Crisis
Speaker: Brian Gratwicke, Amphibian Conservation Biologist, Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute (SCBI)

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Date, time, location: February 20, 2017: 5:00 pm; Johnson Center, 3rd floor Seminar Room D
Topic: Extinctions & the Practice of Preventing Them (Related article http://advances.sciencemag.org/content/2/11/e1601367.full)
Speaker: Stuart Pimm, Doris Duke Professor of Conservation Ecology, Duke University

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Date, time, location: March 20, 2017: 5:00 pm; Johnson Center, Room 239A
Topic: From Ocean Optimism to Earth Optimism: Stories of Conservation Success
Speaker: Nancy Knowlton, Sant Chair in Marine Science, Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History


Other Seminars

Seminar Series Department of Biology Seminar Series – Spring 2017
http://biology.gmu.edu/seminars/spring-2017-seminar-schedule/