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Zoo Brown Bag - October 2018

Learn about the IUCN Redlist: The Barometer of Life.

When

This event has already happened.
Oct 16, 2018
12:15 PM - 01:15 PM

Where

ABQ BioPark Zoo - Colores Education Building
903 10th St SW
Albuquerque, NM 87102

Description

The International Union for the Conservation of Nature compiles the Red List, a growing database that assesses the extinction threats faced by plants, animals and fungi around the world.

Join Red List officers Clay Merideth and Tim Lyons as they discuss their research and the ABQ BioPark's partnership with the IUCN Species Survival Commission.

Tim Lyons is the Red List officer for aquatics at the ABQ BioPark. His current research focuses on freshwater fish conservation in Mexico.

Clay Meredith is the ABQ BioPark's Red List officer for plants. His work currently focuses on conservation of medicinal plant species in North America.

Event is included with regular Zoo admission.

Contact

ABQ BioPark Education
505-768-2000
or
Dial 311 (505-768-2000)