Dear MNS Kuching Branch members,
Best wishes for the New Year 2010.
This years marks 70 years of MNS in Malaysia - a grand milestone indeed, and certainly cause for celebration. Check out the MNS web site at www.mns.org.my and watch this space and our mnskuching blog (link at the end of this message) for exciting events and activities to commemorate the occasion.
We have received an invitation from the Institute of Biodiversity and Environmental Conservation at the Universiti Malaysia Sarawak to the following:
Date: 12 January 2010 (Tuesday)
Speaker: Dr Stuart Davies, Director of the Center for Tropical Forest Science; Staff Scientist at the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, and Director of Asia Programs at the Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University.
Topic: On the diversity and dynamics of tropical forests. Results from a global network of large-scale forest plots.
Time: 1-2 p.m.
Venue: Tutorial Room 5, Level G, Faculty of Resources Sciences and Technology (FRST), UNIMAS.
Directions to venue from the main entrance of the UNIMAS campus:
After you enter the main gate at UNIMAS, you will see the golf course on your left. Follow the road to the 1st roundabout and take the left turn until you reach another roundabout. There, take the left turn until you reach the 3rdroundabout, then take the right turn towards the huge grey building (=FRST). Note: the golf course is always on the left all the way to the 3rd roundabout.
Please call the following to confirm your attendance:
082 581388 ext 3007 (Sendie) or 082 581388 ext 3803 (Mazlini/Rahah) latest by 11 January 2010.
Chair, Kuching Branch 2009/2010