Sunday, January 25, 2015 at Madrona Marsh Nature Center
Meeting begins at 2:00 p.m. and is open to the Public.
Welcome and Introductions - President Suzan Hubert
Election of 3 Board Members
- Suzan Hubert
- Ellen Peterson
- Bill Arrowsmith
- Vincent Lloyd
Honorees - Introductions by Bobbie Snyder and Bill Arrowsmith
FOMM Annual Report - President Hubert
Program Introduction - Bill Arrowsmith
The California Phenology Project
- Tracking effects of climatic variation and climate change on the seasonal cycles of wild plants, presented by Suzan Mazer, Professor of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology at U.C. Santa Barbara
- What is Phenology? Why is it important?
- How is it linked to climate change and the ecological “malfunctions” that can occur when plants and their pollinators or seed dispersers become “out of synch”?
Plans for 2015 and Closing Remarks – President Hubert
* * * Light refreshments will be served * * *