James Gibbs: Conservation in the Galapagos Islands

Date : Friday, 02 November 2012
Time : 4:00 pm.
Location : Sanford Room
Category : On-Campus Events

On Friday, Nov. 2, the Department of Biology will host Dr. James Gibbs for a seminar about conservation and management in the Galapagos Islands at 4 p.m. in the Sanford Room.

Gibbs will present on "Interactions between science and management in the Galapagos Islands: Lessons learned from the giant tortoise conservation program." Coffee and snacks will be served beginning at 3:30 P.M.

Gibbs is currently Professor of Vertebrate Conservation Biology at SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry. He has worked extensively on the ecology of threatened and endangered species - both in New York and abroad. He is co-author of "Fundamentals of Conservation Biology" and "Problem-Solving in Conservation Biology."