October 21, 2014

Science Before Supper Series – “Land of Extremes: Exploring the Natural History of Alaska’s Tundra”

Date/Time
Date(s) - 02/21/2013
Location
Falmouth Public Library

Science Before Supper Series
Thursday, February 21, 2013 – 5:00 PM

Hermann Foundation Meeting Room, Falmouth Public Library

“Land of Extremes: Exploring the Natural History of Alaska’s Tundra”
John Hobbie, Distinguished Scientist and Senior Scholar, MBL Ecosystems Center

John Hobbie is the co-author of Land of Extremes, A Natural History of the Arctic North Slope of Alaska, a comprehensive guide to the natural history of the only arctic tundra in the United States. Hobbie and co-author Alex Huryn, both long-time principal investigators at Arctic Long Term Ecological Research project at Toolik Lake, reveal the arctic tundra as an ecosystem teeming with life.

Whet your appetite for all things science with talks by MBL scientists designed especially for non-scientists! Co-sponsored with the Falmouth Public Library

All talks are free and will be held at 5:00 PM in the Hermann Foundation Meeting Room at the Falmouth Public Library, Main Branch. For information contact the MBL Communications Office at 508.289.7423 or the Falmouth Public Library at 508.457.2555. Sponsored by the MBL Associates.

Science Before Supper Series: John Hobbie