2022 Symposium Speakers

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Douglas Tallamy


TA Baker Professor of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Department of Entomology and Wildlife Ecology, University of Delaware.


1) Nature's Best Hope


2) The Nature of Oaks

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Uli Lorimer

Director of Horticulture, Native Plant Trust, Massachusetts


1) From The Wild To Your Garden


2) Native Species, Hybrids, Cultivars and Selections

Mary Ellen Lemay

Pollinator Pathway Northeast founding team member and board of directors.


Pollinator Pathways: Improving Biodiversity in Our Own Yards. 

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Mark Whitmore

Director of the New York State Hemlock Initiative and Senior Extension Associate, Natural Resources and the Environment, Cornell University

Andrew Zepp

Executive Director, Finger Lakes Land Trust


Land and Water Conservation in the Age of Toxic Algae: Keeping Our Land (and What’s On It) Out of Cayuga Lake

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Maxwell McCune

Landscape Restoration Specialist, New York State Parks, Finger Lakes Region



Ecological Landscaping in New York State Parks of the Finger Lakes Region

Kathie Hodge

Associate Professor, School of Integrative Plant Science Plant Pathology and Plant-Microbe Biology Section


Fungi: The Good, The Bad & The Ugly


Amanda Rodewald

Garvin Professor, Natural Resources and the Environment, Senior Director of the Center for Avian Population Studies, Laboratory of Ornithology