Tuesday, March 5, 2019,
Olin / Olin 1

David Lutz, Research Assistant Professor, Dartmouth

March 5, 2019

Olin 1, 7 pm

Harnessing Remote Sensing and Wireless Sensor Network Technology to Document Environmental Change

From pole to pole, human societies are increasingly having a notable and negative impact on their surrounding environment through land-use practices. These changes degrade ecological communities and can have social and economic consequences that in turn harm communal well-being. However, the answer to these challenges lie in a deep understanding of environmental processes and the careful observation of environmental patterns and dynamics in an effort to diagnose which management strategies will lead to better outcomes.

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