2012-10-04 / News

Land preservation will be lecture topic Oct. 25

The Rhode Island Natural History Survey will hold a lecture on land preservation on Thursday, Oct. 25, from 7 to 8 p.m. at the Jamestown Philomenian Library. The presentation will discuss economic values, ecosystem services and the preservation of open space. The lecture series explores how protecting forests, coasts, wetlands and farms benefit the citizens of Rhode Island.

The RINHS is an independent nonprofit organization founded in 1994 to gather and disseminate information on the state’s animals, plants, geology and ecosystems. For more information, call Kira Stillwell at 874-5800.

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