16 Apr 2014

Dr. Kathleen Weathers of the Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies speaks on "Ecological puzzles and...

17 Apr 2014

Ecology Center Seminar Series presents Kathleen Weathers of Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies speaking on "Fogs,...

18 Apr 2014

Tour USU's Intermountain Herbarium and view plant-themed art in a variety of media.

19 Apr 2014

Tour USU's Intermountain Herbarium and view plant-themed art in a variety of media.

Current Year


2013-2014 Seminar Series

September: Daniel Richter, Duke University
September 18 - The changing model of soil
September 19 - The rhizosphere and soil formation 

October:  Vanessa Ezenwa, University of Georgia
October 16 - Worms, germs and anesthesia: a parasite perspective on wildlife ecology
October 17 - From Host Immunity to Pathogen Invasion: linking helminth co-infection and microparasite dynamics

November: Peter McIntyre, University of Wisconsin-Madison
November 13 - Prospects for freshwater biodiversity & ecosystem services: are we gaining ground?
November 14 - (Re)Making connections: linking migratory fishes and ecosystems
December: Amy Angert, University of British Columbia
December 4 - Predicting species' distributions -- current limitations and next steps
December 5 - The evolutionary ecology of geographic range limits in monkey-flowers
February: Josh Lawler, University of Washington
February 19 - Conservation in a changing climate
February 20 - Will animals be able to track projected changes in climate?

March: Dan Doak, University of Colorado at Boulder
March 19 - How ecological interactions create spatial patterning and why it matters for communities and ecosystems: stories from an African savanna
March 20 - What is “recovery” of an endangered species, and how would you know? Condors, bears, and other case studies in conservation management


April: Kathleen Weathers, Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies
April 16 - Ecological puzzles and a passion for lakes: How cyanobacteria, sensors, and cyberinfrastructure helped launch scientists and citizens into a 21st century experiment
 April 17 - Fogs, clouds, and the maintenance of ecosystems: Mist opportunities?
Wednesday 6:00-7:00 PM seminar in AGRS 101 is followed by a reception.     
Thursday 4:00-5:00 PM seminar in VSB 130 is preceded by refreshments at 3:30.
For more information on seminars, please see our website: http://www.usu.edu/ecology/
To schedule a meeting with a speaker, contact the Ecology Center office x2555 or email ecology.center@usu.edu.