Why we need a Biophilic culture
Nov 09, 2016
from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM
|Where||Room 123, Urban Studies Institute (426 W. Bloom St.)|
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Why we need a Biophilic culture at community, governance and planning levels - and what that might look like
DATE CHANGE: Wednesday, November 9th at 4pm, Room 123, Urban Studies Institute (426 W. Bloom St.)
The Department of Urban & Public Affairs speaker series welcomes Dr. Colin Meurk, Research Associate at Landcare Research in New Zealand. Landcare Research is a New Zealand government institute specializing in understanding, protecting and sustaining native biodiversity, particularly in cities. Dr. Meurk has won awards for many community restoration projects that connect people with nature and promote integration of native biodiversity within production landscapes. Co-sponsored by the Dept. of Biology and the UofL Sustainability Council.