Wild Coachella Lecture Series
Wild Coachella Lecture Series 2019-2020
6pm, Nov. 6: The Pacific Crest Trail
Author, hiker, and outdoor advocate Barney Scout Mann will discuss his experiences hiking the PCT, a trail that runs 2,650 miles from Mexico to Canada, as well as his books on thru-hiking.
6pm, Dec. 4: The National Monument
Cameron Barrows of the UCR Center for Conservation Biology and Colin Barrows of Friends of the Desert Mountains will discuss the National Monument.
6pm, Jan. 8: Condors and Other Birds of Prey
Dr. Peter Bloom, who has conducted avian research projects all over the world, will discuss all the fascinating things he's learned about the California condor.
6pm, Feb. 5: The History of Joshua Tree
Learn the history of one of our nation's most beloved parks from speaker William West.
6pm, March 4: The Genius of Birds
A look at bird intelligence. Speaker Jennifer Ackerman is a nature writer and the author of "The Genius of Birds."
6pm, April 1: Coexisting With Coyotes
Dan Flores, the author of "Coyote America: A Natural and Supernatural History" will discuss Project Coyote, which promotes compassionate conservation and coexistence between people and wildlife through education, science and advocacy. RSVP now!