Celebrating Life: Conserving Imperiled Ecosystems

Wednesday, 11 December, 2013  |  08:00 AM - 10:15 AM

--A Public Symposium--

Learn about biodiversity hot spots the world over, threats these areas face, and solutions being explored.

Wednesday's line up of presenters is:

8:10 LUCY SPERR. Discovering Panama: an effort to preserve biodiversity in a developing world

8:25 BRITNEY ZELL. Valdivian temperate forests: A model for conservation in developing countries

8:40 KAITLIN GREENFIELD. New Zealand: a story of endemic species

8:55 RUBY TEEGARDEN. Conservation efforts in the Carpathian Mountains

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9:20 LUNA MARTINEZ. The land of the thunder dragon: Conservation in Bhutan

9:35 ERIC MITCHELL-HEALY. Precious plant communities of the Gaoligong Mountains

9:50 ELLA SAMUEL. The Ganges River: a parable for the sociopolitical and environmental consequences of anthropogenic apathy

Hosted by the Prescott College Conservation Biology Class

The symposium takes place from 8-10:15 am, Monday and Wednesday (Dec. 9 and 11) in the Natural History Institute Gallery.

This event is free and the public is encouraged to attend.

Grab a cup of coffee beforehand at the College's Crossroads Cafe.

Wednesday, 11 December, 2013

08:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Cost:

Free

Categories:

Location:

Natural History Institute
312 Grove Ave.
Prescott, AZ 86301

Event Contact Info

Tom Fleischner
Email: Phone: 928-350-2219
Website: Click to Visit

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