Ashland Science on Tap

August 15, 2017

No Event


 “Coastal Wetlands as 'Metabolic Gates', 'Pollution Filters', 'Swiss Army Knife Habitats', Biogeochemical Hotspots', and Various Other Apt Metaphors ”

 “The Perplexing Plastic Problem: What Is It, Where Does It Come From, and How Do We Fix It?”

“The Ecological Amplitude of Trees: What that Means for the Future of Our Forests”

January 17, 2017

Clare Hintz PhD
Owner, Proprietor
Elsewhere Farm, Herbster WI



March 21, 2017

Matthew Cooper PhD
Research Scientist

Northland College and​ Mary Griggs Burke Center for Freshwater Innovation



May 16, 2017

Nicholas Robertson PhD

Assistant Professor, Chemistry

Northland College

“Aspen's Creative Chemistry”

July 18, 2017

L. Kal Tuominen PhD

Community Faculty
Metropolitan State University (St. Paul MN)

“What Does Lake Ice Seasonality Tell Us About Climate Change?”


This talk presented in partnership with the UW Speakers Bureau.

“Microplastics Emerging Contaminants: A New Source of Toxic Compounds in Waters from Great Lakes and Oceans”

Previous Speakers 2017

June 20, 2017

Louise Levy MS

ISA Certified Arborist

Levy Tree Care

April 19, 2017

John Magnson PhD

Professor Emeritus, Limnology

Department of Zoology

University of Wisconsin - Madison

“Renewing the Farm Economy: Life Lessons from Women Farmers in Wisconsin and Minnesota”

February 21, 2017

Lorena Rios Mendoza PhD
Associate Professor, Chemistry
Department of Natural Sciences

University of Wisconsin - Superior