Evidence from the Past with Dr. Emily Southgate

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Date(s) - Sunday, March 17, 2019
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Emmanuel Episcopal Church


The Piedmont Chapter of the Virginia Native Plant Society invites you to the third talk of the 2019 Winter Speaker Series:

Evidence from the Past with Dr. Emily Southgate

Sunday, March 17, 2:00 pm

Emmanuel Episcopal Church Parish Hall

9668 Maidstone Road

Delaplane, VA 20144

Paleoecologist Dr. Emily (Russell) Southgate will discuss the theory and methods she uses to reconstruct past vegetation using pollen preserved in lake sediments and other evidence. Using her data and that of other paleoecologists, she will show how the vegetation in eastern North America has changed over the last 20,000 years, from full glacial time to the present.

All lectures are FREE and the public is invited.

Refreshments provided.

No reservations necessary.

For inquiries please email piedmontvnps@gmail.com

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