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Nature Talks: From Buckthorn to Burmese Pythons
January 16 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pmFree
From Buckthorn to Burmese Pythons: Diversity & Impact of Invasive Species in the U.S. | Presenter: Nicholas McCarney | Sycamore Park District, Natural Areas Specialist
Humans have traveled the world time and time again. See how global colonization has brought not only culture and goods worldwide, but some of the most detrimental non-native species to our most diverse ecosystems. Referred to by some as the “Anthropocene” explore how this new age requires some of the most extensive ecological restoration to preserve our most precious plants and animals.
From local topics to global themes, join other nature enthusiasts for an enjoyable and fascinating evening out. To help gauge a head count, please R.S.V.P. to Nicholas at firstname.lastname@example.org or 815-770-5827 (leave a message). FREE. Cash bar available.