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Everglades Wetland Research Park

Everglades Wetland Research Park

Moonlight on the Marsh Lecture Series

 
 

 

The Bernard and Susan Master

2017 Moonlight on the Marsh Distinguished Lecture Series

Everglades Wetland Research Park, Florida Gulf Coast University
Kapnick Center at Naples Botanical Garden
Naples, Florida
Venue:

All seminars except the one on Friday February 10, 2017 will be held at 7 pm at FGCU's Harvey Kapnick Education and Research Center, Naples Botanical Garden, 4940 Bayshore Drive, Naples, Florida 34112

THURSDAY JANUARY 19, 2017

Leon P.M. Lamers, Ph.D., Professor of Aquatic Ecology & Environmental Biology, Institute for Water and Wetland Research, Radboud University, Nijmegen, The Netherlands

TITLE: “The Dutch solution to floods: Live with water, don't fight it”

THURSDAY FEBRUARY 2, 2017 (Wetlands Day Celebration at the EWRP)

Luisa Fernanda Ricaurte, Ph.D., Freelance Consultant, Alexander von Humboldt Institute, Bogotá, Colombia

TITLE: “Rethinking conservation and development in South American wetlands: A challenge beyond the borders"

FRIDAY FEBRUARY 10, 2017 (Wetlands Day Celebration, 6 pm, Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary, 375 Sanctuary Road West, Naples, FL 34120)

William J. Mitsch, Ph.D.,  Eminent Scholar and Director, Everglades Wetland Research Park and Juliet C. Sproul Chair for Southwest Florida Habitat Restoration and Management, Florida Gulf Coast University, Naples Florida

TITLE: “Restoring the Greater Florida Everglades—what has gone right and what has gone wrong”

THURSDAY MARCH 2, 2017 (also Hesburgh Lecture, University of Notre Dame)

Gary A. Lamberti, Ph.D., Professor and Past Chair, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, Indiana

TITLE: “The global freshwater crisis”

co-sponsor: Notre Dame Club of Naples

THURSDAY MARCH 16, 2017

Joan B. Rose, Ph.D.,  Homer Nowlin Chair in Water Research and 2016 Stockholm Water Prize Laureate, Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan

TITLE: “Monitoring for water quality and health”

 

For more information, please contact:

Prof. Bill Mitsch, Eminent Scholar and Director, Everglades Wetland Research Park and Juliet C. Sproul Chair for Southwest Florida Habitat Restoration and Management, Florida Gulf Coast University, 4940 Bayshore Drive, Naples, FL 34112  239-325-1365   wmitsch@fgcu.edu

Co-sponsorship opportunities: 

Donations to help support the distinguished speakers are greatly appreciated.  Please contact Prof. Mitsch (wmitsch@fgcu.edu) for details.

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2016 MOONLIGHT ON THE MARSH LECTURE SERIES

2015  MOONLIGHT ON THE MARSH LECTURE SERIES

2013-2014  MOONLIGHT ON THE MARSH LECTURE SERIES

2012-2013 MOONLIGHT ON THE MARSH LECTURE SERIES 

1995-2010  MOONLIGHT ON THE MARSH LECTURE SERIES 

 

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