Dr. Michael Rentz will present “No Free Lunch: Ecological Impacts of Woody Biomass Harvesting” at the next St. Paul Audubon Society meeting Thursday, May 14, at 7 p.m. The talk will be held at Fairview Community Center, 1910 W. County Road B, Roseville.
The event is free and open to the public. A social time begins at 6:45 p.m.
Rentz will present the findings of his Ph.D. research on the impacts of woody biomass harvest on small mammals and forest plants. Rentz is a life-long Minnesotan who recently moved south of the Minnesota border to take a faculty position at Iowa State University.