Doug Tallamy is a professor in the Department of Entomology and Wildlife Ecology at the University of Delaware. He is the author of Garden Writers' Association 2008 Silver Medal winner “Bringing Nature Home: How Native Plants Sustain,” and his book “Nature's Best Hope” is a New York Times Best Seller. Among his awards are the Garden Club of America Margaret Douglas Medal for Conservation and the Tom Dodd, Jr. Award of Excellence, the 2018 AHS B.Y. Morrison Communication Award, and the 2019 Cynthia Westcott Scientific Writing Award. Tallamy will discuss simple steps that each of us can- and must- take to reverse declining biodiversity and will explain why we, ourselves, are nature’s best hope, followed by a 30-minute Q&A on Thursday, Jun 24th, 12:00 pm.