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Virtual Event

What's Happening to Our Forest: History, Science and Future of Forestry in America

Presented by OLLI of Greater Birmingham at Online/Virtual Space

Jan 28 2021
What's Happening to Our Forest: History, Science and Future of Forestry in America

A semi-retired forester teaches the impact of European settlement on our forests.

OLLI at UA presents What’s Happening to Our Forest: The History, Science and Future of Forestry in America with Paul Dean, Semi-Retired Forester. Dean will provide a colorful timeline of the impacts of European settlement upon our North American forest. He will explain how this once pristine continent of native old growth fell victim to the invasion of settlers with their axes, livestock and diseases, as they moved westward, exploiting forests until they were almost gone. A gruff outdoorsman

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Free Class.  Pre-registration is required to receive Zoom access link.

Contact: 205-348-6482

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  • Jan 28, 2021 at 12:00 pm - 01:15 pm (Thu)
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