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Discovery Day

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Date:
July 10, 2010
Time:
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Venue

University of Michigan Biological Station
9133 Biological Rd.
Pellston, MI United States
Phone:
734-764-5212

Organizer

Alicia Farmer
Email:
farmeral@umich.edu

The University of Michigan Biological Station opens its doors to the public during its annual Discovery Day, Saturday, July 10 from 2-5 p.m.

Station Director Knute Nadelhoffer will welcome guests at 2:15 in the lecture hall and introduce researcher Mark Hunter. Dr. Hunter, a professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at the University of Michigan, will give a short talk entitled “Strange Fruit in the Garden of Eden: How the Quality of Plants Drives the Ecology of Life” about the importance of biodiversity. Staff will lead guests on a campus tour at 3:15. The tour will include stops at the Piping Plover rearing site and labs for the Birds, Rivers, Lakes and Wetlands, Insects, and Mammals classes.

A complete list of summer events at the UM Biological Station is available at www.lsa.umich.edu/umbs/events/upcomingevents/.

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