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September 18, 2014, in the Linda Hall Library Main Reading Room
Dr. Jefferson Hall, Staff Scientist, Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute
The Panama Canal depends on a supply of fresh water, but the state of the Canal watershed reflects a global competition for land, water, and all of the goods and services that provide for a growing population. The Smithsonian’s reforestation work in Panama to protect its valuable watershed is at the intersection of science, commerce, policy, and nature.
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