Synopsis: The west Antarctic peninsula is one of the fastest warming locations on Earth. The effects are now rippling through the food web. We discuss the findings of a 30-year effort to document the changing ecology of this region and reflect on how it provides a picture of the future of polar regions.
Start Time: Tuesday, September 22, 2020 11:30 AM
End Time: Tuesday, September 22, 2020 12:30 PM
Location: Off-Campus Location/S
Address:
Campus: Off Campus
City, State, Country: NJ US
Fee: N/A
Speaker: Oscar Schofield, professor of Marine and Coastal Sciences
Sponsor: SEBS Office of Academic Programs and the SEBS Office of Alumni and Community Engagement.
Category: Talk, Lecture, Seminar
Web Site: https://alumni.rutgers.edu/get-involved/events/sebs-virtual-science-cafe-series-hot-days-in-a-melting-west-antarctic-peninsula/
Contact Name: Brian McGonigle
Contact Email: brian.mcgonigle@rutgers.edu
Contact Phone: (848) 932-4215
Additional Information: Online event
Target Audience: Current Students,  Donors & Supporters,  Alumni,  General Public