Division of
Natural and Applied Sciences

Start

2023-09-06
12:00 PM

End

2023-09-06
01:00 PM

Location

IB 3106

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Event details

Synergy between Biodiversity, Conservation, Climate Change and Health

Event Introduction:

Signature Work Wednesdays provide the opportunity for faculty to present their research to students in an accessible way to inspire SW projects.  If you are considering SW projects, looking for a mentor or just want to learn more about our fabulous faculty and their unique and innovative research, this is a great format! We look forward to seeing you on SWednesdays.

Date & Time

Date: Sep. 6

Time: 12:00-1:00pm (CST)

Venue: IB 3106

*Light refreshments will be provided

Speaker:

Prof. Binbin Li

Assistant Professor of Environmental Science, Duke Kunshan University

Abstract:

Although biodiversity conservation and development are often regarded as having a trade-off relationship, there are regions where they have cobenefits. China is one of the most biodiverse countries and faces great challenges in balancing biodiversity conservation and development. Dr. Li will introduce her interdisciplinary approach to understand the dynamic and promote sustainable production around protected areas.