Tuolumne Master Gardener Speaker – Pollinator Conservation
Date(s) - 10/01/2019
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The UCCE Tuolumne County Master Gardeners will host a presentation by Angela Laws of the Xerces Society at their General Meeting on Tuesday, October 1st, beginning at 6pm at the Senior Center, 540 Greenley Road, Sonora. Her presentation will be on “Pollinator Conservation.” Based in Sacramento, CA, Angela is working on habitat restoration for pollinators and monarch butterflies in the Central Valley. Her role at The Xerces Society also involves incorporating climate resiliency into pollinator restoration projects. Angela has over 15 years of experience studying arthropods in grassland habitats, including studies of how climate change can affect species interactions. She received a M.S. in Ecology from Utah State University, and a Ph.D. in Biology from the University of Notre Dame.
The public is welcome to attend the free presentation.
For additional details contact the UC Cooperative Extension office at (209) 533-5695 or visit the UC Cooperative Extension website: http://cecentralsierra.ucanr.edu/