Community Conservation: Engaging Locally

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Photo Credit: Julie Larsen Maher © WCS

Come with us as we explore the Madidi National Park in Bolivia and learn about how WCS staff is engaging local people in saving the extraordinary biodiversity of Bolivia's wildlife and wild places. Learn how your students can engage with these same inspirational ideas and become stewards of their local environment too. All participants will receive CTLE hours!

Location: Central Park Zoo
Date & Time: June 6, 2019 from 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Price: $50 (includes lunch)

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For more information about On-Site Professional Development, please contact: teacherinfo@wcs.org or (718) 220-5136


Meet Your Instructor

Paloma Krakower

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Photo Credit: Julie Larsen Maher ©WCS

Paloma is interested in unearthing and exploring multidisciplinary connections related to wildlife conservation. As instances of human/wildlife conflict around the world become more common, Paloma hopes to inspire teachers, and by proxy their students, to become conservation stewards for both wildlife and wildplaces.

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