The problem with climate change is too much, and a growing amount, of carbon in the atmosphere (primarily as carbon dioxide and methane). There are soils everywhere with the potential to capture and retain carbon. What about soils makes it possible to be a potential solution? What might that solution look like? Elizabeth will present a view into the often overlooked and highly valuable soils. We celebrate the International Year of the Soil with a closer look at something we all depend on.
- What is soil?
- What makes it such a valuable ecosystem?
- What are current problem areas?
- How can soil offer a solution?
For more information you can visit The Soil Science Society of America - https://www.soils.org
Thursday Morning Meeting, August 20, 2015 8:00am - 9:30am
Free, No reservations required, but it would be appreciated if you register on our Meetup site.
Saratoga Federated Church, Richards Hall, 20390 Park Place, Saratoga, CA 95070
Enter on west side, corner of Oak Place and Saratoga-Los Gatos Rd (Hiway 9).
Elizabeth has a Master of Science Degree in Soil Chemistry from Utah State University, is PMP certified, and holds a Certificate in Project Management from UC Santa Cruz. Elizabeth loves to lead discovery of what needs to happen to achieve better defined outcomes. She guides the process of managing communications for a program that delivers. And, she enjoys collaborating with a variety of partners being a bridge between the creative, business, and technical. Elizabeth is an experienced program and project manager in science, communications, and education services for companies and nonprofit organizations.
For more information you can visit the Soil Science Society of America https://www.soils.org.