Botany Blast: Clues to Climate Change

March 2, 2016

Botany Blast: Clues to Climate Change

Richard Primack, PhD, Biology, Boston University
Saturday, March 26, 9:30–10:30am
Location: Hunnewell Building
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, but registration requested

Register online or call 617-384-5277.

Listen to an interview with Richard Primack.

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