Prince George Naturalists Club, The Amazing World of Aspen

Date: Oct 17, 2019 19:00:00

Come visit the amazing world of aspen in a talk by Prince George local James Steidle. We will visit the oldest and largest organism on the planet, an aspen forest in Utah, and talk about the importance of aspen to our northern forests. We will cover some studies on their provision of habitat and food as well as their role in maintaining soil health and water flows. The talk will also cover aspen's biophysical characteristics that make them powerful climate change fighting tools, as well as their economic and cultural value. This event is presented in partnership with The Exploration Place. Everyone welcome. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. The event starts at 7 p.m.