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The Distinguished Scientist Lecture Series Continues with Dr. Doug Tallamy’s "Bringing Home Nature: How Native Plants Sustain Wildlife in Our Gardens," April 24
ANNANDALE-ON-HUDSON — On Friday, April 24, the Distinguished Scientist Lecture Series at Bard College presents University of Delaware Professor Doug Tallamy’s presentation on how native plants can sustain wildlife in our gardens, titled “Bringing Home Nature.” The program takes place at 5 p.m. in Olin Room 102, and is free and open to the public.
Doug Tallamy is professor and chair of the Department of Entomology and Wildlife Ecology at the University of Delaware in Newark, Delaware, where he has authored 69 research articles and has taught insect taxonomy, behavioral ecology, and other courses for 28 years. Chief among his research goals is to better understand the many ways insects interact with plants and how such interactions determine the diversity of animal communities. His book Bringing Nature Home; How Native Plants Sustain Wildlife in Our Gardens was published by Timber Press in 2007 and was awarded the 2008 silver medal by the Garden Writer’s Association.
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This event was last updated on 04-09-2009