Big Biology Podcast Live: Is Biodiversity Good For Our Health? | Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies | Lectures & Talks | Chronogram Magazine

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Big Biology Podcast Live: Is Biodiversity Good For Our Health?

Join Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies in Millbrook, New York for a live taping of the podcast Big Biology, and discover how diverse ecosystems affect disease risk for people, wildlife, and plants. Having a diversity of plants and animals around us makes the world a richer, more interesting place. But can diversity also be good for our health? Hosts Marty Martin and Art Woods will conduct a live conversation with Drs. Felicia Keesing and Rick Ostfeld. Among the questions they will explore: Why does biodiversity influence disease transmission? And how can we harness these effects to protect human health and advance conservation goals?