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Powell Center Seminar Series: Predicting Nature to improve environmental management: How close are we and how do we get there?

October 21, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

12:00 pm CDT, Join online via zoomhttps://zoom.us/j/296592343

Presented by: Melissa Kenney—University of Minnesota

Dr. Melissa A. Kenney an environmental decision scientist with expertise in multidisciplinary, team-based science approaches to solving sustainability challenges. Her research program broadly addresses how to integrate both scientific knowledge and societal values into policy decision-making under uncertainty. Dr. Kenney is also the Associate Director of Knowledge Initiatives at the University of Minnesota’s Institute on the Environment where she directs efforts to build synergy across IonE’s broad scientific research portfolio. She earned a Ph.D. from Duke University, focused on integrating water quality and decision models.