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Scientists, Managers, and Fishermen Working Together to Manage California’s Ocean Resources
Lecture date: September 27, 2012. Dean Wendt discussed the benefits of collaboration and having fishermen participate in scientific research.
Dolphin Confidential: Confessions of a Field Biologist
Lecture date: September 12, 2012. Author and marine biologist Dr. Maddalena Bearzi will share stories from her new book Dolphin Confidential: Confessions of a Field Biologist.
Antarctica: Living at the Harshest Place on Earth
Lecture date: May 22, 2012
Lecture date: June 28, 2012.
Amazing Butterflies: Nature’s Gift to Us
How do butterflies know which plants to lay their eggs on? How do butterflies avoid predators? How is a butterfly’s vision different from that of a human? Learn more about monarch and other butterfly species from Richard L. James, a naturalist at Long Beach’s El Dorado Nature Center.
Catastrophes: Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Tornadoes, and Other Earth-Shattering Disasters
Huge natural disasters—from earthquakes, tsunamis, and volcanic eruptions to floods, tornadoes, hurricanes, and blizzards—have had a profound effect on human history and civilization, often in surprising ways.
Mid-Century Climate Change in the Los Angeles Region
Lecture date: September 26, 2012.
Salmon Reproduction and the Effects of a Commonly Used Pesticide
Lecture date: September 19, 2012.
Green Sea Turtles and the San Gabriel River
Lecture date: August 8, 2012.
The Science and Service of Fire Weather
Lecture date: September 6, 2012.