The Paleontological Society of Washington
Wednesday, April 15, 7:00 pm, in the Cooper room (E-207A), National Museum of Natural History, Constitutional Ave. entrance
Out with the old, in with the new: How fast can terrestrial ecosystems recover from mass devastation?
– A journey 66 million years back in search of the Cretaceous–Paleogene boundary in the badlands of North Dakota
Antoine D. Bercovici
Department of Paleobiology, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian, Washington D.C. 20013
Non-Smithsonian visitors will be escorted to the Cooper Room at 6:45 and 6:55 p.m. Society members will host the speaker for dinner at the Elephant & Castle (1201 Pennsylvania Ave.) prior to the meeting. Members may meet at the restaurant or inside the Constitutional Ave. entrance of the NMNH at 5:00 and walk to the restaurant as a group.