Let's talk forests!
A gathering to discuss what our forests do for us and what we can do for them
Wine on the Tree Terrace
With Dr. Joan Maloof, Founder of Old-Growth Forest Network
Friday, September 6 | 5 PM - 7 PM | $20/guest
In this informal talk Dr. Joan Maloof will discuss the overall condition of planet earth's forests. She will discuss the critical role forests play in biodiversity, the water cycle, and the carbon cycle. She will explore the health benefits of forests as well as their aesthetic qualities. After this celebration of the forests she will share information about their condition and the misleading information regarding forest management. In conclusion Maloof will discuss the Old-Growth Forest Network -- a project she started to create a Network of never-logged publicly accessible forests across the country. Maloof is a Professor Emeritus at Salisbury University, and the author of four books about forests.
Meet on the Ernst Tree Terrace. Registration includes 1 drink ticket + hors d'oeuvres
540.568.3194 | 780 University Blvd. Harrisonburg, VA 22807