Past Events

Savannas of Asia: biogeography, history and current day ecology

Date: 
Wednesday, July 29, 2015 - 16:00
Location: 
Herbertson Room, School of Geography and the Environment, OUCE, South Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3QY

OCTF seminar followed by drinks

Speaker: Jayashree Ratnam PhD, Senior Fellow and Instructor, National Centre for Biological Sciences, Bangalore

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Weighing trees with lasers: new 3D measurements and models of tropical forests

Date: 
Tuesday, June 23, 2015 - 16:00
Location: 
Herbertson Room, School of Geography and the Environment, OUCE, South Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3QY

OCTF seminar followed by drinks

Speaker: Dr Mathias Disney, Senior Lecturer in Remote Sensing, UCL Department of Geography

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The Anthropocene and the Rupture of Climate Change

Date: 
Friday, June 12, 2015 - 17:00
Location: 
Halford Mackinder Lecture Theatre, School of Geography and the Environment, OUCE, South Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3QY

OCTF lecture and panel discussion in partnership with agile-ox, followed by drinks - all welcome

Speaker: Clive Hamilton, Professor of Public Ethics, Charles Sturt University, Canberra

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Bushmeat crisis in the Congo Basin: more than a conservation crisis

Date: 
Friday, June 5, 2015 - 16:15
Location: 
Herbertson Room, School of Geography and the Environment, OUCE, South Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3QY

OCTF seminar followed by drinks

Speaker: Robert Nasi PhD, Deputy Director General – ResearchCenter for International Forestry Research (CIFOR)

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Amazon: Forests, Floods and Food security

Date: 
Friday, May 29, 2015 - 16:15
Location: 
School of Geography and the Environment, OUCE, South Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3QY

OCTF seminar followed by drinks

Speaker: Dr Luke Parry, Lecturer & ESRC Future Research Leader, Lancaster University

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Linking roots to regions: how root functions alter ecological, hydrological and biogeochemical processes

Date: 
Tuesday, May 19, 2015 - 16:15
Location: 
Gilbert Room, School of Geography and the Environment, OUCE, South Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3QY

OCTF seminar followed by drinks - all welcome

Speaker: Professor Todd Dawson, Departments of Integrative Biology and Environmental Science, Policy & Management, University of California - Berkeley

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Biodiversity, People and Policy

Date: 
Friday, May 15, 2015 - 16:15
Location: 
School of Geography and the Environment, OUCE, South Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3QY

OCTF seminar followed by drinks

Speaker: Dr Robert Bloomfield, bioDiverse.org

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Futures of tropical production forests

Date: 
Friday, May 8, 2015 - 16:15
Location: 
Herbertson Room, School of Geography and the Environment, OUCE, South Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3QY

OCTF seminar followed by drinks

Speaker: Professor Francis E (Jack) Putz, Department of Biology, University of Florida

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Assessing the importance of termites in global ecosystem processes and services

Date: 
Friday, May 1, 2015 - 16:15
Location: 
School of Geography and the Environment, OUCE, South Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3QY

OCTF seminar followed by drinks

Speaker: Dr Paul Eggleton, Merit Researcher, Entomology, Natural History Museum

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Naturalists In Paradise - seminar and book signing

Date: 
Friday, April 24, 2015 - 16:15
Location: 
School of Geography and the Environment, OUCE, South Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3QY
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OCTF seminar followed by drinks

Speaker: John Hemming, author and explorer and former Director of the Royal Geographical Society

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