Climate Change Planning & Response – Field Trip

Program Summary | Field Trip | Seminar Agenda | Speaker Bios | Participants | Resource List
Climate Change and the News Initiative

May 11, 2015
Donald Danforth Plant Science Center
975 North Warson RoadNational Adaptation Forum logo
St. Louis, Missouri

Field Trip Agenda

2:30 Depart from St. Louis Union Station Hotel
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3:00 Arrive at Donald Danforth Plant Science Center
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3:10 Introduction to the Danforth Plant Science Center
Toni Kutchan
Dr. Kutchan, the Danforth Center’s Vice President of Research, will introduce participants to the wide-ranging research being conducted at the Danforth Plant Science Center.
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3:30
Missouri Transect: Climate, Plants, and Community
Todd Mockler
Dr. Mockler will summarize a five year research project to enhance Missouri’s capacity to model and respond to the effects of climate change on plants and communities, funded by the Missouri National Science Foundation Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research.
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3:50
Break
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4:00
Tour of Danforth Plant Science Center Facilities
Participating journalists will divide into two groups to visit the following research projects:

5:00 Depart
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5:30 Arrive at St. Louis Union Station Hotel

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This program was underwritten by The Grantham Foundation for the Protection of the Environment, with significant in-kind support provided by  the National Adaptation Forum.

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