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Botany Blast: Clues to Climate Change
March 26, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 amFree
Richard Primack, PhD, Biology, Boston University
Richard Primack has used Henry David Thoreau’s notes among other data to confirm the effects of a changing climate on flowering and leafing times, bird migrations, and other animal behavior. Hear how he uncovered clues from a variety of historical sources to analyze and investigate the ecological impacts of climate change. Richard recently received an Alexander von Humboldt Research Award and is the author of Walden Warming: Climate Change Comes to Thoreau’s Woods.
Fee Free, by registration requested
Register at my.arboretum.harvard.edu or call 617-384-5277. Listen to an interview with Richard Primack.
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