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Brewing a Successful Sustainability Program

Cheri Chastain Sustainability Manager Sierra Nevada Brewing Company The Sierra Nevada Brewing Company, founded and still headquartered in Chico, is known not only for its award-winning beers, but…

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Viewing the Agricultural System Through a Carbon Lens

Tom Newmark Co-owner of Finca Luna Nueva Lodge, Costa Rica Tom Newmark’s presentation focuses on how agricultural practices impact climate change and food security. Newmark is board chair…

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Bioremediation of Environmental Pollutants: Three Case Studies

Dr. Larry Hanne & Dr. Larry Kirk Faculty, Department of Biological Sciences, CSU, Chico Two CSU, Chico Biological Sciences faculty members use three case studies to explore biological methods…

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Best Practices in Agricultural Water Use

Panel Discussion A panel of water experts discusses the importance of wise water use and how such uses are being implemented locally. In particular, information is provided about programs offered…

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Microtubules in growth and morphogenesis

Dr. Jessica Lucas Plant Biologist, Assistant Professor, Santa Clara University One of the main differences between plant and animal cells lies with tiny structures within cells that are made of…

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Experiencing Sustainability Abroad

Dr. Jacque Chase Faculty, CSU, Chico, Geography and Planning Department Olivia Van Damme Student, CSU, Chico, Geography and Planning Department In this presentation, Dr. Jacque Chase and Chico…

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Bring Back the Pollinators

Jessa Guisse MS, CSU, Chico The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation The importance of conserving pollinators is underscored by the fact that the value of pollinator-dependent crops in…

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Global Policy Series: The Environment

Dr. David Hassenzahl Dean, CSU, Chico College of Natural Sciences Dr. Dean Fairbanks Faculty, CSU, Chico Geography & Planning Department Dr. James Pushnik Faculty, CSU, Chico Biological…

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