Lynda Mapes (Environmental Journalist, Seattle Times)

Lynda Mapes
Environmental Journalist, Seattle Times


Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm


The Winter, 2019 Huxley Speaker Series is co-sponsored by Huxley College of the Environment and WWU's Salish Sea Institute, presenting a 10-week series on issues facing the Salish Sea.


Photo of Lynda Mapes, Seattle Times

Lynda Mapes is an author, photographer and environmental journalist for the Seattle Times. In 2014-5 she was a Bullard Fellow in Forest Research, living at the Harvard Forest to explore the human and natural history of a single 100-year old oak tree. She wrote about her experiences with the oak in Witness Tree, published by Bloomsbury Publishing in April, 2017.

Witness Tree book cover, by Lynda Mapes

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More Information

The Huxley Speaker Series is hosted by Huxley College of the Environment at Western Washington University.

The Series is free and open to the public.

Location & Time

Presentations are held each Thursday at 4:30 pm in the Academic Center West (AW-204) on the WWU campus in Bellingham, WA.


Complimentary parking for the Huxley Speaker Series is available in Parking Lot 12A after 4:00 on Thursdays during Winter quarter.


WWU is an equal opportunity institution.

For more information or disability accommodation contact stefan.


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