Global Hot Spots: Biodiversity Conservation in Developing Countries

  • April 22, 2016
  • 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
  • Fluno Center Auditorium, 601 University Avenue, Madison, WI 53715

LOCATION: Fluno Center Auditorium, located at 601 University Avenue, Madison, 

 Topic:  Biodiversity Conservation in Developing Countries.

 SpeakerTerilyn Allendorf, assistant scientist, forest and wildlife ecology; research associate, Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute

About the talk: Allendorf will discuss her research in Nepal, Myanmar, and China that explores the questions: what are the values that local residents hold toward protected areas in developing countries? What role can local residents play in conserving protected areas and wildlife? How can we build on values to improve the effectiveness of protected areas?

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Global Hot Spots is held from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. at the Fluno Center Auditorium, 601 University Avenue, Madison, WI 53715 Lectures are free and open to the public.

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The Global Hot Spots Lecture Series is co-sponsored by the Wisconsin Alumni Association®, PLATO (Participatory Learning and Teaching Organization) and the UW-Madison Division of International Studies.

- See more at: http://www.uwalumni.com/benefits-services/alumni-learning/global-hot-spots/#sthash.zjTZgDhx.dpuf
 

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