Tree Talk: Oct 2, 2018 – What is Conservation?


Date: October 2nd, 2018
Time: 7:30-9:00
Where: Minarovich Gallery
Admission is free for members and $5 for non-members.

What is conservation? A simple question, with many differing perspectives. Serena will take us through the history of the conservation effort providing a variety of viewpoints, from people of different nationalities and backgrounds. How are different communities affected by the conservation? Who benefits from it?
Come to our tree talk to find out more!

About the Speaker:

Serena is a recent graduate of the University of British Columbia with a degree in Natural Resources Conservation. She has experience working in conservations with Parks Canada, the Creston Valley Wildlife Management Area, and with the UBC Botanical Garden. As a student in the relatively small Faculty of Forestry, she had an optimal experience working closely with staff and professors to get the most out of her degree.