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Giving Fund Speaker Series | Microplastics in Lake Tahoe and Sierra Nevada Snow

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Name: Giving Fund Speaker Series | Microplastics in Lake Tahoe and Sierra Nevada Snow
Date: March 19, 2020
Time: 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM PDT
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Event Description:
The Giving Fund's Winter Speaker Series is an opportunity for community members to come together and get to know each other better, all while learning about relevant local topics. Light apps will be served. Proceeds benefit Tahoe Donner Giving Fund. 

MARCH 19 | MICROPLASTICS IN LAKE TAHOE + SIERRA NEVADA SNOW
Monica Arienzo, Ph.D  and Meghan Collins, M.S., Desert Research Institute
Since 2016, Monica has been an Assistant Research Professor at Desert Research Institute (DRI), Division of Hydrologic Sciences, focusing on albedo impacts in seasonal snow areas and glaciers for hydrologic application, human impacts in high latitude environments and linkages between fire, temperature and hydrology. Meghan has been with DRI since 2015 focusing on STEM education and leading a citizen science project, Stories in the Snow. She also teaches environmental science topics at Nevada community colleges.
Location:

The Lodge Restaurant & Pub in the Alder Room 
12850 Northwoods Blvd. 
Truckee, CA 96161
 

Date/Time Information:
March 19, 2020 | 4:30PM-6PM
Contact Information:
(530) 587-9484
Fees/Admission:
$5 per date or purchase all five speaker dates for $20 
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