Sustainability and Energy in Utah 4/15, 6 p.m. on Zoom

The Institute of Government and Politics & CHASS Present Sustainability and Energy in Utah Join us for a discussion about sustainability policy with Jon Cox, VP of Government Affairs at Rocky Mountain Power Thom Carter, Energy Adisor to Governor Cox Emily Malik, Logan City Sustainability Coordinator April 15 at 6:00 pm on Zoom To register, email iogp@usu.edu College of Humanities and Social Sciences and Institute of Government and Politics, Utah State University
The Institute of Government and Politics & CHASS Present
Sustainability and Energy in Utah
Join us for a discussion about sustainability policy with
Jon Cox, VP of Government Affairs at Rocky Mountain Power
Thom Carter, Energy Adisor to Governor Cox
Emily Malik, Logan City Sustainability Coordinator
April 15 at 6:00 pm on Zoom
To register, email iogp@usu.edu
College of Humanities and Social Sciences and Institute of Government and Politics, Utah State University
Sustainability and Energy in Utah

Institute of Government and Politics, Utah State University – https://www.usu.edu/iogp/
College of Humanities and Social Sciences, Utah State University – https://chass.usu.edu/

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Seed Swap Friday 1/9, 1-3, Crumb Bros

Community Seed Swap
Everyone welcome, with or without seeds
Friday April 9, 2021
1-3 pm
Crumb Brothers
291 S 300 West
Logan

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ECONET Cat Wars! Ecology Center Seminar Series: Dr. Peter Marra, March 24th and 25th, 2021 4-5 PM

Cat Wars! econet cat wars
Ecology Center Seminar Series: Dr. Peter Marra, March 24th and 25th, 2021 4-5 PM

Ecology Center Seminar Series Announcement

Please distribute to your departments and anyone who may be interested!

Greetings from the USU Ecology Center:

Our next ECSS Speaker is Dr. Peter Marra
Cat Wars: The Devastating Consequences of a Cuddly Killer!  USU Ecology Center: Dr. Peter Marra, March 24th and 25th, 2021 4-5 PM

The Ecology Center is excited to announce our upcoming seminar with Dr. Peter Marra. Dr. Marra is currently the director of the Georgetown Environment Initiative, Laudato Si’ Professor in Biology and the Environment, and Professor in the McCourt School of Public Policy. Before Georgetown, he had a 20-year career at the Smithsonian Institution, most recently as Director of the Migratory Bird Center. He has a Ph.D. from Dartmouth College and has authored over 225 papers published in journals such as Science, Nature, and Conservation Biology on various aspects of the biology and conservation of birds and other animals, as well as on topics as broad as urban disease ecology. Dr. Marra has founded several large research and communication initiatives, including Neighborhood Nestwatch, The Migratory Connectivity Project, and the Animal Mortality and Monitoring Program.

Dr. Marra’s seminars will be from 4-5PM MST on both Wednesday, March 24, and Thursday, March 25.

Wednesday: “Cat Wars: The Devastating Consequences of a Cuddly Killer.”

https://usu-edu.zoom.us/j/83881236898?pwd=b0F1YUIxNDdQd2M4bjM5ZDNkM1Q3UT09

Meeting ID: 838 8123 6898

Passcode: 997704

Thursday: “Unraveling the Mysteries of Bird Migration: Connectivity, Cycles and Technology.”

https://usu-edu.zoom.us/j/86500377742?pwd=VXdVakJpMFNVcStzSE9HTWVucTFqQT09

Meeting ID: 865 0037 7742

Passcode: 384830

Dr. Marra also has appointments available to meet with students and faculty at various times on Wednesday and Thursday prior to the seminars. Please sign up in the Google doc (link below) and please include your preferred email address when you sign up so we can effectively contact you with info regarding refreshments etc.

Dr. Marra Remote Schedule Template 2020-21 (2) (1).docx – Google Docs


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ECONET Deadline Today: Piping the Little Logan River: Public Comment Ends Today

ECOnet-Deadline Today: Piping the Little Logan River: Public Comment Ends Today

Comments must be emailed by 5 p.m. or postmarked 3/16/21:
e-mail to loganriver@utwatershed.com or via the U.S. Postal Service to Logan River Watershed Plan, Attn: The Langdon Group, 466 North, 900 East, Kaysville, UT 84037.

Sample local news articles:

Logan resident urges opposition to proposed canal project Written by Charlie Schill March 15, 2021
“This is the canal that runs through Merlin Olsen Park, Pioneer Parkway Park, Jen Johansen Park and Willow Park,” he argues. “It is a priceless place for kids — and, in some parks, dogs – to cool off and play during the summer.”
https://www.cachevalleydaily.com/news/archive/2021/03/15/logan-resident-urges-opposition-to-proposed-canal-project/
“Tate urges local residents who share his concerns to submit their comments about the pressurized irrigation project proposal via e-mail to loganriver@utwatershed.com or via the U.S. Postal Service to Logan River Watershed Plan, Attn: The Langdon Group, 466 North, 900 East, Kaysville, UT 84037.

The deadline for submission of comments via e-mail is 5 p.m. on Tuesday. The Langdon Group will accept any comments via USPS that are postmarked by Mar. 16.“

https://www.cachevalleydaily.com/news/archive/2021/03/15/logan-resident-urges-opposition-to-proposed-canal-project/

Piping the Little Logan River: Public Comment Ends Today

Additional information including the comments by the Logan River Taskforce and the Bridgerland Audubon Society:

Clean Your Feeders: Bird Salmonella Outbreak

Expert comment letters available at BAS:

Logan River Watershed Plan Comments

Comments must be emailed by 5 p.m. or postmarked 3/16/21:
e-mail to loganriver@utwatershed.com or via the U.S. Postal Service to Logan River Watershed Plan, Attn: The Langdon Group, 466 North, 900 East, Kaysville, UT 84037.

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March 7, Conservation Community Legislative Update #7

The End!

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