Agriculture in a Warming Climate
Join Dr. Mitch Wagener, professor of climate ecology and entomology at Western Connecticut State University in Danbury as he discusses important issues surrounding climate change.
Climate change will cause reduction in agricultural productivity locally and in many regions of the world. Dr. Wagener’s talk will discuss exactly what is causing the loss in agriculture and what changes we can implement.
Thursday, December 8 | 7 PM | in the Studio at Flanders Nature Center and Land Trust, co-sponsored by PRWC.
Featured Resources: Pomperaug River Watershed Coalition
PRWC will share resources on best practices to help farmers adapt to climate pressures, mitigate soil erosion, manage nutrients and manure, and grant funding opportunities to implement solutions. Find resources online at www.pomperaug.org/ag.
FEE WAIVER for the first 10 farmers located in the Pomperaug Watershed. Please call PRWC for FREE admission! 203-263-0076
This program is part two of a three part series on "Current Issues Surrounding Climate Change"
hosted by Flanders Nature Center and Land Trust.