Announcing our first White Pine Chapter Zoom presentation.Please join us. If you do not have the Zoom app yet, please download it to your computer or your smartphone before the meeting. Sign in to Zoom at least 10 minutes prior to the start of the meeting. The presentation is originating in Moscow, Idaho so note that the time is PDT.
The meeting id is https://uidaho.zoom.us/j/460586148
Thursday, September 24, 2020. 7:00 p.m. PDT, White Pine Chapter virtual presentation and discussion
Presenter: Eva Strand, Associate Professor, Department of Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences, UI
Program: Diversity as a Keystone Concept in Ecology
Location: Zoom link is being sent to membership in this email. It will not be posted on the calendar.
TOPIC: All you ever wanted to know about DIVERSITY but were afraid to ask.
Diversity is a keystone concept in ecology. Learn about definitions of diversity at the plant community and landscape scales and how it is quantified. Why is diversity important for sustaining life? What are threats to diversity and how can conservation and restoration efforts contribute to increased diversity?
Join Eva and chapter members on Zoom for this presentation and for the following discussion. The presentation is sponsored by the Idaho Native Plant Society, White Pine Chapter. If you are not a chapter member and plan to participate, please reply to the chapter email address and we will add your name to the list of expected participants.
Tutorials are available for the Zoom format. We do not know yet if this presentation will be recorded for future viewing.