Sophie Webb will talk about wildlife surveys and studies, and daily life on research vessels off the West Coast of the US and the Eastern Tropical Pacific. Sophie is a world renowned illustrator, author and biologist who spends up to 6 months a year at sea censusing marine life for the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and several non-profit agencies.
May 12, 7:30 p.m. Halton North Peel Naturalist Club meeting, at St Andrew’s United Church, 89 Mountainview Road South (at Sinclair) in Georgetown. Sophie is visiting from California to co-lead a workshop with me – see the header: Nature into Art – a new workshop.
I went to Uganda with Bat Conservation International in November 2008. We saw an amazing number of bats and also ejoyed close looks at large mammals including these elephants, chimpanzees, gorillas and many birds including Shoebill