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EFB Calendar




Global i-Tree Science & Users Symposium: Discovering the Value of Your Forest

6:00 pm - 4:00 pm | Gateway Center | ONGOING —continues through Wednesday, June 19, 2019 | Global i-Tree Science & Users Symposium Homepage | This event is intended bring i-Tree users and developers together to help attendees: - Learn how to use i-Tree to create successful projects to improve urban forest management and enhance local human health and well-being - Discover how it is has been successfully ... Read More | Contact: Katherina Bendz Searing, 315-470-6888



Lecture - Unveiling the Secret Lives of Nesting Adirondack Loons

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm | Adirondack Interpretive Center 5922 State Route 28N Newcomb NY | AIC events | Dr. Nina Schoch of the Adirondack Center for Loon Conservation will discuss the results of her most recent research on the iconic Adirondack species, the common loon. | Sponsor: Adirondack Interpretive Center/Adirondack Park Institute | Contact: Adirondack Interpretive Center, 5185822000



Environmental Peacebuilding in the Middle East

11:00 am - 12:20 pm | TBA | "The Dialogue Project": Jordanian, Israeli, and American alumni of the Arava Institute for Environmental Studies discuss their experiences working together in addressing critical environmental challenges in the Middle East. | Sponsor: Dept. of Environmental Studies | Contact: David Sonnenfeld, 315.470.6636

Adaptive Peaks Seminar Series

2019 series TBA

All seminars held 4 - 5 p.m., Illick 5, reception follows in Illick 12 (Ongoing renovations of Illick Hall may result in changes to the seminar and reception locations.)

Spring 2018

February 1 2018
Nelson Hairston
, Cornell University
Keywords: limnology, harmful algal blooms, climate change, Finger Lakes

February 22 2018
Blandine Nacoulma
, Université de Ouagadougou & Fulbright Scholar
Keywords: forestry, conservation, Baobab trees, elephants, Burkina Faso

March 22 2018
Leonardo Campagna
, Lab of Ornithology, Cornell
Keywords: genomics, speciation, seedeaters, neotropics

April 12 2018
Robert Feranec
, The New York State Museum
Keywords: paleontology, comparative anatomy, saber-toothed carnivores, horses 

Fall 2018

September 13 2018
Kelly Zamudio
, Cornell University
Keywords: Herpetology, evolution, systematics, population genetics

October 4 2018
Melissa Lucash
, Portland State University
Keywords: Forest ecology, climate change, biogeochemistry, landscape modeling

October 25 2018
Francesca Cuthbert
, University of Minnesota
Keywords: Waterbirds, conservation biology, population dynamics, Great Lakes coastal restoration

November 15 2018
Erik Lilleskov
, Northern Research Station, USDA
Keywords: mycorrhizal fungi, environmental change, invasive soil organisms, peatland ecosystems