This Wednesday is the 2021 Sustaining Our World Lecture with Dr. Beronda L. Montgomery. She will present, “Lessons from Plants: Insight for Human Thriving.” Dr. Montgomery’s book, “Lessons from Plants” was also recently released, and it can be purchased here.Read more
The first SEFS Seminar of the spring quarter 2021 will be presented by Ruth DeFries, a professor of ecology and sustainable development at Columbia University in New York.
DeFries will present “Lessons from Nature for an Uncertain Future” at 3:30 p.m.
This year, SEFS is proud to welcome Dr. Beronda L. Montgomery as the 2021 Sustaining Our World Lecture speaker. She will present, “Lessons from Plants: Insights for Human Thriving.”
Date: Wednesday, April 14, 2021
Time: 5 p.m.
A new quarter means a new lineup of virtual SEFS Seminars! The Spring 2021 Quarter will bring a new slate of speakers with diverse backgrounds and topics.
Please join us at 3:30 p.m.
This quarter, UW School of Environmental and Forest Sciences Associate Professor Laura Prugh and her lab, and Mark Scheuerell’s lab will be hosting the weekly Fish & Wildlife Ecology Seminar, sponsored by the Washington Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit (WACFWRU).Read more
UW School of Environmental and Forest Sciences Associate Professor Laura Prugh will present “Wildlife DNA Discoveries” at Vashon Center for the Arts’ Talks on the Rock lecture series in partnership with Vashon Nature Center.Read more
This week, SEFS is welcoming Dr. Aerin Jacob is a conservation scientist at the Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative (Y2Y). She designs, conducts, and communicates applied research to inform Y2Y and conservation partners across the region, including species at risk, land-use and protected areas planning, and the role of science in law and policy.Read more
March 3 SEFS Seminar with Pinki Mondal: “Agriculture in a water-challenged world: A geospatial data science approach to inform policies”
This week, SEFS is welcoming Dr. Pinki Mondal, faculty with the University of Delaware, for the March 3 SEFS Seminar.Here
Mondal will present, “Agriculture in a water-challenged world: A geospatial data science approach to inform policies” at 3:30 p.m., Wednesday, March 3 via Zoom webinar: https://washington.zoom.us/j/98563161307.
This week, SEFS will welcome Forest Health Scientist Derek Churchill with the Washington Department of Natural Resources as the SEFS Seminar speaker. He will present, “Integrating Landscape Restoration, Climate Adaptation, and Wildfire Management in Western Forests” at 3:30 p.m.Read more
Feb. 17 SEFS Seminar: University of Colorado’s Laura Dee to present on how global change impacts biodiversity
This week, SEFS welcomes Laura Dee, Assistant Professor in the Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at University of Colorado, Boulder, as the Seminar speaker. She will present, “Quantifying how global change impacts biodiversity and ecosystem services” at 3:30 p.m.Read more