Lunch & Learn 2019

posted Mar 28, 2019, 7:29 AM by uerc pdx

2019 First Friday Lunch ‘n Learn speaker series schedule

 

The “First Friday” lunch-and-learn series features topics that Urban Ecology and Conservation Symposium attendees indicated they most wanted to learn more about. Unless otherwise noted, First Friday talks are held from 12:15-1 p.m. at Metro (600 NE Grand Ave., Portland) and generally involve a 30 minute presentation followed by 15 minutes of Q&A/discussion.

 

Date

Speaker

Title


May 3

Sabrina Ortiz Luna

Designing Hydro-logical Community Resilience

 

June 7*

Katie Holzer 

Who does it best? Engineers vs. beavers in a stormwater treatment facility
(discussion in the field)*

July 12**
(the 2nd Friday)

Noah Jenkins

Dam, it's hot in here! Human vs. Beaver-Constructed Dams and Stream Temperature

 

August 2

Aaron Ramirez

Hydraulic vulnerability of native trees is increased by urban heat

 

September 6

Laura McMullen

Interaction of climate change with restoration action maturation in an urban environment: Impacts to salmon habitat

 

October 4

Janine Castro

Streams without biology: How physics inadvertently usurped river restoration

 

November 1

Alex Staunch

Exploratory Noxious Weed Survey of the Middle and Upper Columbia Slough Watersheds

 

December 6

Jason King

Design for climate: an interdisciplinary approach

 

 

 

 

* - Katie Holzer’s talk will be on location: Next to the Gresham Waste Water Treatment Plant; 200015 NE Sandy, Blvd. Gresham, OR 97230

** - Avoids the 4th of July Holiday weekend

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