EVENT: Using Cutting-Edge Technology to Beat Back Invasive Species

Using Cutting-Edge Technology to Beat Back Invasive Species

UC Davis is hosting a one-day science symposium on Invasive Aquatic Vegetation in the delta. Experts will explore new developments in surveillance and monitoring of aquatic vegetation to facilitate management and control, advances in knowledge that could lead to better management and control practices, and advances in risk assessment and reduction.

Tentative Schedule:

9:00 Opening Remarks
9:10-10:30 Current state of knowledge
10:30-10:45 Break
10:45-12:05 New developments in surveillance and monitoring of aquatic vegetation to facilitate management and control
12:05-1:20 Lunch
1:20-2:40 Advances in knowledge that could lead to better management and control practices
2:40-2:55 Break
2:55-4:15 Advances in risk assessment and reduction
4:15-4:55 Panel discussion
4:55 Conclusions and wrap up

The schedule is subject to change- check http://deltacouncil.ca.gov/event-detail/12410 for the latest updates.

Event Type: 
Host / Series: 
CITRIS @ UC Davis
Location: 
UC Davis, 100 Hunt Hall
Date: 
Tuesday, September 15, 2015 - 9:00am