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Dessert with Discussion: Invasives vs. Natives: Plant Species Race Against Climate Change (Hickory Corners)

Sponsoring Organization: MSU Extension

Date: October 9

Start Time: 7 pm

End Time: 8:30 pm

Location : Kellogg Biological Station - Auditorium 3700 E. Gull Lake Drive Hickory Corners, MI 49060

Description of the Event: 

Dr. Jen Lau, MSU Associate Professor W. K. Kellogg Biological Station and Department of Plant Biology, will discuss:

Humans are changing the earth in many ways, including warming the planet and spreading invasive species.
These human-caused changes pose challenges to native species. Or Native plants are challenged by invasive species and human-caused changes.
How do we tip the balance to favor and preserve native species?
Enjoy coffee, tea and delicious locally sourced desserts provided by the KBS Conference Center. A cash bar featuring house wines and Michigan craft beer available prior to the event.

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Education Credit Hours: 1

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