David R. Montgomery

Professor of Geomorphology | University of Washington

www.dig2grow.com

David R. Montgomery

David Montgomery is a professor of Geomorphology and, along with his wife and collaborator Anne Biklé, co-author of The Hidden Half of Nature: The Microbial Roots of Life and Health a landmark exploration the microbiome. Montgomery’s research looks at the process shaping Earth’s surface and how they affect ecological systems—and human societies. He has studied everything from the ways that landslides and glaciers influence the height of mountain ranges, to the way that soils have shaped human civilizations both now and in the past. He is an elected Fellow of the American Geophysical Union and has received many awards throughout his career, including a MacArthur Fellowship and the Vega Medal. In addition to The Hidden Half of Nature, Montgomery is the author of the seminal Dirt: The Erosion of Civilizations and Growing a Revolution: Bringing Our Soil Back To Life.



Keynote Address:

David Montgomery and Anne Biklé – You Are What Your Food Ate

November 11th | 11:42 am to 11:59 am


Panel Presentations:

Panel Lessons from the Underground

November 13th | 12:45 pm to 2:00 pm


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Bioneers 2020 Conference - Beyond the Great Unraveling: Weaving the World Anew