Science Pub explores experimental forests


Published Mar 13, 2011 at 05:00AM / Updated Nov 19, 2013 at 12:31AM

Barbara Bond, a professor at Oregon State University, will give a talk titled “View from the Middle of the Mountains,” as part of Oregon State University-Cascades Campus’s Science Pub lecture series.

Bond will explain the importance of the H.J. Andrews Experimental Forest ecosystems research program, which has “changed the way we understand and manage forests and forest streams,” according to a press release.

Bond is the first holder of the Ruth H. Spaniol Chair of Renewable Resources and is an expert on the physiology of tree growth.

The free event will be held at Three Creeks Brewery, 721 Desperado Court, Sisters, on Tuesday.

Doors open at 5 p.m., networking starts at 5:30 p.m. and the presentation is scheduled for 6 to 7 p.m.

Reservations are required by 5 p.m. Monday.

Contact 541-322-3100 or visit www.osucascades.edu/science pubs.

— From staff reports