Events

    2021 Jan 13

    Tree Mob: New Year, New Nest

    3:00pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    Walk through the Arboretum in winter and you may hear a mating pair of great horned owls calling to one another as they prepare for nesting season. Brendan Keegan will describe the nesting habits of great horned owls and provide best practices for ethically observing these seldom seen raptors. 

    ... Read more about Tree Mob: New Year, New Nest

    2020 Dec 08

    Observations on Urban Nature

    6:00pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    The Arnold Arboretum presents Peter Del Tredici, Senior Research Scientist Emeritus at the Arnold Arboretum, and Rosetta Elkin, Associate Professor of Landscape Architecture at McGill University, who will converse about the nature of urban environments.

    ... Read more about Observations on Urban Nature
    2020 Dec 03

    OEB Seminar

    3:30pm to 4:30pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    Sharlene E. Santana, Associate Professor, University of Washington and Curator of Mammals, Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture, will present "Why Are Bats So Diverse? Integrating Macroevolutionary and Ecomorphological Studies to Understand the Bat Radiation."... Read more about OEB Seminar

    2020 Nov 23

    HUH/Arboretum Seminar

    12:10pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    Wenying Liao, Postdoctoral Fellow, OEB, Taylor Lab and Fellow of the Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University, will present "Fix the Global Nitrogen Cycle: From Forests to Agricultural Landscapes."... Read more about HUH/Arboretum Seminar

    2020 Oct 30

    Virus Hunters

    4:30pm

    Location: 

    Livestream

    The Washington Post brings together epidemiologist Christopher Golden, PhD and field scientist Kendra Phelps, PhD to discuss National Geographic's new series about how scientists are piecing together cultural, medical and environmental factors to trace the origins of deadly diseases and help stave off future pandemics.... Read more about Virus Hunters

    2020 Oct 29

    OEB Seminar

    3:30pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    Iñaki Ruiz-Trillo, ICREA Research Professor, Institut de Biologia Evolutiva (CSIC-UPF), Associate Professor, Universitat de Barcelona, will present "The Power of Unicellular Relatives of Animals: A New Perspective Into the Origin of Metazoa."... Read more about OEB Seminar

    2020 Oct 23

    ILCN/ELCN Webinar: Land Conservation, Human Health and Well-being

    9:15am to 10:45am

    Location: 

    Zoom

    Join the International Land Conservation Network for a conversation with Rand Wentworth, President Emeritus, Land Trust Alliance, Louis Bacon Senior Fellow in Environmental Leadership, and Adjunct Lecturer in Public Policy, HKS; Sadiya Muqueeth, Director of Community Health at the Trust for Public Land; and Carles Castell, Head of the Natural Areas Department, Barcelona Provincial Council and President Emeritus, EUROPARC—Spain.... Read more about ILCN/ELCN Webinar: Land Conservation, Human Health and Well-being

    2020 Oct 21

    Arctic Security: Conflict Prevention in the High North

    4:00pm to 5:00pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    Paula Dobriansky, Former US Ambassador and FDP Senior Fellow; David Balton, former US Ambassador; and Fran Ulmer, former Chair of the Arctic Research Commission and Belfer Center Fellow, will examine key countries' economic and national security interests in the Arctic region and the role of the rule of law in preventing conflict alongside critical questions of governance to balance environmental, economic, and security concerns.... Read more about Arctic Security: Conflict Prevention in the High North

    2020 Oct 15

    OEB Seminar

    3:30pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    Donna L. Maney, Professor of Psychology, Emory University, will present "Inside the Supergene of the Bird with Four Sexes."... Read more about OEB Seminar

    2020 Oct 15

    Harvard Forest Seminar

    11:00am

    Location: 

    Zoom

    Diane Beckles, Plant Sciences, University of California - Davis, will present "Starch-to-Sugar and Back Again: A Critical Role for Starch Metabolism in Plant Growth, Development and Abiotic Stress Response."... Read more about Harvard Forest Seminar

    2020 Oct 14

    Vanishing Amazon

    12:30pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    Online

    Join the MIT Environmental Solutions Initiative for a panel discussion on how safeguarding the rainforest can be a source of wealth, growth and justice for communities in the biodiversity hotspots of Latin America.... Read more about Vanishing Amazon

    2020 Oct 08

    Animal Welfare in Climate Change

    2:00pm

    Location: 

    Online

    Learn how animals are impacted across continents and within oceans and how species will be impacted by climate change in a panel discussion moderated by Elizabeth Stephenson, Marine Conservation Action Fund, NEAQ with speakers Shannon Walajtys, IFAW; Jason Donofrio, The Ocean Foundation; and Nikhil Advani, World Wildlife Fund.... Read more about Animal Welfare in Climate Change

    2020 Oct 06

    HUH Seminar

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    David Moreno Mateos, Assistant Professor of Landscape Architecture, Harvard GSD, will present "The Recovery of Ecosystem Complexity from Ancient Human Impacts."... Read more about HUH Seminar

Pages