Spring quarter is here! That means SEEDS busiest quarter is here too!! We have a lot of great events and meetings lined up to help you get out in the nice warm weather! Make sure you keep an eye out for signup sheets on our listserv!
General Meetings (Tuesdays 6pm in Storer 2342)
April 4th – introductory to the quarter/ research – Com hear about the events we have coming up this quarter and learn about our ongoing research projects and how to get involved
April 18th – Career panel – We will be hosting a panel of professionals in ecology and environmental related fields to speak about their careers
May 2nd – Grad student panel – UC Davis graduate students will speak about their graduate school experiances and answer questions about grad school
May 16th – Prof. Jennifer Gremer – Prof Gremer will give a talk about her research. She is also the faculty adviser for Davis SEEDS.
May 30th – Natural reserve system talk – Lillie Oravetz (our current fundraising coordniator) will be giving a talk about her experiences participating in the Natural Reserve System Field Quarter.
June 6th – Research project presentation/end of year potluck – students involved in SEEDS research projects will be presenting their research and we will be celebrating another successful year of SEEDS!
April 8th – CALeDNA Sampling at Jepson Prairie – Sampling for CALeDNA at the beautiful Jepson Prairie vernal pools just outside of Davis
April 12th – Before the Flood movie viewing (7pm) – Fossil Free UCD will be hosting a viewing of Leonardo DiCaprio’s climate change documentary
April 15th – Table Mountain Hiking – We will be hiking out at table mountain to see the historic California wildflower blooms!
April 29th – Bioblitz at Stebbins Cold Canyon – We will be holding our annual Bioblitz at Stebbins Cold Canyon to try and measure our local biodiversity with the help of graduate students, professors, and field books! We will also be sampling for CALeDNA!
June 2nd – 4th Tahoe Camping Trip – We will be having our annual camping trip at lake Tahoe in early June! We will get to hike around Tahoe and spend a weekend enjoying the area!
Additionally, we will have several CALeDNA sampling trips in April at:
Quail Ridge Natural Reserve
Bodega Bay Marine Lab
McLaughlin Natural Reserve