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At the next Pasadena Audubon Society General Meeting:
Dr. John Fitzpatrick, the Director of the Cornell Laboratory of Ornithology,
will give an illustrated lecture emphasizing the vital roles that birds
continue to play in the conservation of biological diversity. The lecture
is entitled - HOW BIRDS CAN SAVE THE WORLD!
Birds are a sensitive indicator of environmental health and ecological
change. With access to real time information via the Internet, we see
unprecedented opportunities to obtain and review data that answers important
questions about bird populations at continental scales.
Can humans self-correct as birds do? Birds present us with numerous
motivations and examples of successes and failures. Come and hear what
the �Lord God Bird" can teach us about both human nature and environmental
Since 1995, Dr. Fitzpatrick has been Director of the Cornell Laboratory of
Ornithology and professor in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at Cornell
This lecture will be held on:
Date: May 19, 2010
Time: Social 7:00 p.m., Lecture: 7:30 p.m. (arrive early for best seating)
Location: Eaton Canyon Nature Center - 1750 N. Altadena Dr., Pasadena, 91107
Pasadena Audubon Society
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