Research Unplugged with Dr. Erynn Maynard-Bean

October 24 2019

12:30pm to 1:30pm

Leaf long and prosper? Shedding light on invasive shrubs in eastern deciduous forests

Several shrub species from our yards and ornamental gardens are escaping and spreading into forests. We will discuss how a unique trait - holding onto their leaves for a longer time than native species - makes them successful and can impact native plants and animals. 

  • Where: Downsbrough Community Room
  • Light Refreshments provided by Irving's

Research Unplugged is presented in collaboration with Penn State’s Office of Government & Community Relations and Schlow Library. 

No registration necessary
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