Seminar Series: Health and the Environment

Events

Details

  • Topic: The multiple dimensions of biodiversity in an age of mass extinction
  • Date: Thursday, Oct 25, 2018
  • Time: 16:00-17:00
  • Venue: ES123

Speaker

Professor Shahid Naeem
Department of Ecology Evolution and Environmental Biology, Columbia University
Director of the Earth Institute Center for Environmental Sustainability

Professor Naeem has been in the centre of the current scientific debate on the importance of biodiversity for ecosystems (and eventually its importance for all us), as an example:
http://science.sciencemag.org/content/336/6087/1401