Species Diversity in a Changing Climate: Why Should Humans Care?
Sponsored by the Department of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology and The Commons
A leading scholar in the study of patterns of species diversity, Rodolfo Dirzo has written broadly about the decline of animal life ("defaunation"), and how this affects ecosystem processes/services. He is especially well versed in the study of species interactions in tropical ecosystems in Latin America and Africa.
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Humans in a More Than Human World, Lecture