The Institute for Conservation Research 2018 Seminar Series
Beckman Center for Conservation Research
15600 San Pasqual Valley Road
Escondido, CA 92027
Location: Main Conference Room, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
May 16: Alexandria Warneke, Cabrillo National Monument
“Rethinking Science Communication"
May 9: Angela Kemsley and Cory Pukini, WILDCOAST
“Protecting California's Underwater Parks: Management and Conservation of Marine Protected Areas"
May 2: Tanya Berger-Wolf, Ph.D., University of Illinois at Chicago
“Wildbook: Crowdsourcing, Computer Vision, and Data Science for Conservation"
April 25: Jeffrey Seminoff, Ph.D., National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration - Southwest Fisheries
“Biology and Conservation of the Sea Turtles of California"
April 18: Candace Williams, Ph.D., Institute for Conservation Research
“Phytoestrogen Metabolism by Gut Microbiota and Southern White Rhinoceros Fertilit"y
April 11: Kathleen Gobush, Ph.D., Vulcan Philanthropy and University of Washington
“Elephant Conservation: How Sound Science Can Help Shape Strong Policy"
April 4: Sandra Ortiz Amador, M.Sc., M.V.Z., National Alliance for Jaguar Conservation
“Epidemiological Investigation of Canine Distemper Virus in Domestic Dogs, Jaguars and Pumas in the Surroundings of the Calakmul Biosphere Reserve in Southern Mexico"
January 26: Gabriela Ibarguchi, Ph.D., Institute for Conservation Research
“From Ice and Fire at the World’s End: Heritage, Ecology, and Conservation of the Andean Seedsnipes"
January 18: Christie Sampson, Ph.D. Candidate, Clemson University
“Living with Giants"
January 17: Adi Barocas, Ph.D., Institute for Conservation Research
“Working for Tropical Aquatic Ecosystem and Species Conservation: First Steps of the Peruvian Amazon Giant Otter Project"
January 4: Elissa Z. Cameron, Ph.D., University of Canterbury and University of Tasmania
“Individuals, Populations, and Conservation"