Spring 2017 Department Seminars
Wednesdays, 12:00-1:05 PM in Natural Sciences Annex 101
(unless otherwise noted)
Anyone needing special arrangements to accommodate a disability should call 831-459-4986 two weeks prior to the date of the seminar they wish to attend.
Courtesy reminder - turn off cell phones and please observe considerate eating habits during seminars.
Stephen Palumbi - Hopkins Marine Station, Stanford University
"Adaptive capacity and climate change in marine populations: corals, supergenes and models of the future"
Host: Suzanne Alonzo
Clinton Francis - Cal Poly University
"The signature of the acoustic environment in biology: behavior and physiology to community structure and function"
Host: James Estes
Tony Sinclair - University of British Columbia
"The future of conservation: Lessons from the long term study of Serengeti and the need for rewilding of ecosystems"
Host: Laurel Fox
Christopher Field - Stanford University
"Climate Change: 2017"
Host: Kristy Kroeker
Ari Friedlaender - Oregon State University
"Understanding the ecological role of baleen whales in a rapidly changing Antarctic marine ecosystem"
Host: Dan Costa
Laura Burkle - University of Montana
Hosts: Laurel Fox/Angie Ashbacher
Stephanie Green - Hopkins Marine Station, Stanford University
"Re-assembling coastal ecosystems: patterns, processes, and consequences"
Host: Mark Carr
Mary Power - University of California, Berkeley
Host: Don Croll
Joel Berger - Colorado State University
"Extreme conservation on a glacier(less) planet"
Host: James Estes
Gary Vermeij - University of California, Davis
"From molluscs to the history of the world: understanding the economics of life by studying natural history today and in the past"
Host: Ingrid Parker