Edward P. Bass Distinguished Lecture: “S.O.S. – The Power of Seeds, Observations, and Specimens: Predicting the impact of climate change on plants”

October 22, 2019
Event Date: 
Tuesday, October 22, 2019 - 5:00 pm
Reception to follow
O.C. Marsh Lecture HallYale Science Building see map 
260 Whitney Avenue

New HavenCT 06511


Wild species are often profoundly affected by climate change, but predicting the long-term consequences remains a major research goal. Dr. Susan J. Mazer will discuss the ways in which herbarium specimens, evolutionary seed banks, and both short- and long-term observations of the seasonal cycles of plants can illuminate the effects of climate change on plants at a wide range of spatial and temporal scales.

Dr. Susan J. Mazer, Bass Scholar and Professor of Ecology and Evolution, University of California, Santa Barbara

Photo credit: Heather Schneider

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