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Date/Time

02/09/2017
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Location

Angel City Brewery & Public House


Can citizen science make Los Angeles a better city? Make California a better state? Can it help us save the world? Join NHMLA this spring in Downtown L.A. for our new Citizen Science + Suds series, in partnership with Angel City Brewery! Each month you’ll learn about projects that rely on community involvement for success. Panelists will share stories, data, and the real-world impacts that happen when you harness the power of the people. Come ready for an interactive and lively conversation-after all, crowd participation is what citizen science is all about.

In the spirit of citizen science we’re creating L.A.’s first ever crowdsourced beer. Attend the events (or join on social media @NatureinLA) to cast your vote for ingredients (Feb 9), a name for the beer (Mar 9), and we’ll enjoy the fruits of OUR labor on April 13.

Program for February 9, 2017

Can Citizen Science Help Us Build a Better Los Angeles?
Taking a closer look at projects that impact conservation, urban planning, and homelessness in Los Angeles.
 
Speakers:
Jonathan Hans – Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority
Hyeran Lee – Los Angeles County Bicycle Coalition
Miguel Ordeñana – NHMLA Citizen Science Office