Tallgrass Prairie: Adding Resilience Value to Farms and Watersheds
Thursday, June 6, 7:00-8:30 p.m.
Dr. Laura Jackson is Professor of Biology at the University of Northern Iowa where she teaches courses in ecology and restoration and does research on the restoration of biological diversity in agricultural landscapes. She received her bachelor’s degree in Biology from Grinnell College, and a Ph.D. in Ecology (minor in Agronomy) from Cornell University.
Laura is coeditor with Dana Jackson of The Farm as Natural Habitat: Reconnecting Food Systems and Ecosystems (2002) and has given many presentations on this topic to scientific, farm organization and general audiences.
Also check out the great camps we are offering this summer!
Free to members of “Friends of Severson Dells”, $3/non-member. Please call to register for this important talk 1-815-335-2915. All of us that live in agricultural areas need more than ever to join together to preserve our landscape.
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