9 December 2019
Ondaatje Theatre doors open at 5.30pm
Royal Geographical Society (with IBG), 1 Kensington Gore, London, SW7 2AR
Free Members + one guest
Research on microplastics has largely focused on the oceans, but what is the contribution from our rivers? Jamie will explore microplastic contamination in UK river basins and the role of floods in microplastic transport.
The bar this evening will be in the Drayson Room.
A bookable supper is available after this lecture. This is a wonderful opportunity to meet other members and their guests.
About Monday night lectures
Monday night lectures are open to Fellows and members and are included in the cost of membership
Booking is not required to attend Monday night lectures
Please show your Society membership card on arrival
Seats are not reserved and are offered on a first-come, first-served basis
Please take your seat in the Ondaatje Theatre by 6.20pm as lectures start promptly
Society members can watch a selection of Monday night lectures online
Stay for supper at the Society after Professor Jamie Woodward's lecture, 'From city to sea: microplastics in UK rivers', and meet other members and their guests.
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International broadcaster Zeinab Badawi and Nick Westcott of the Royal African Society explore how we need to look in unexpected places to discover Africa's contemporary reality.
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Research on microplastics has largely focused on the oceans, but what is the contribution from our rivers?
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