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Leslie to talk at Coastal Estuarine Research Federation conference

Heather Leslie will be a speaker at the Coastal Estuarine Research Federation conference​ Nov. 7 in Providence, Rhode Island.

The director of the Darling Marine Center will talk about policies and practices that build resilience of coastal marine ecosystems and the human communities that depend on them. The Libra Associate Professor in the School of Marine Sciences is one of three speakers in the “Food Webs and Fisheries” session.

The theme of the 24th biennial conference is “Coastal Science Inflection Point: Celebrating Successes, Learning from Challenges.”