Neotropical Montology Collaboratory Guest Lecture
"The Web of Life: Birds and the Memory of South American Temperate Forests," Dr. Tomás Ibarra from the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Villarica Campus.
Ibarra is visiting UGA as a Franklin International Faculty Exchange Fellow. At the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Dr. Ibarra is an Assistant Professor and researcher at the Centre for Local Development (CEDEL), the Centre for Intercultural and Indigenous Research (CIIR), and the Centre for the Socioeconomic Impact of Environmental Policies (CESIEP). He is a founding member of SOSOET (the Chilean Society of Socioecology and Ethnoecology) and works at the intersection of wildlife conservation, local ecological knowledge with Mapuche indigenous and campesino communities, transdisciplinarity and southern Andean biogeography. Sponsored by the Franklin College of Arts and Sciences, Center for Integrative Conservation Research, the Warnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources, the department of geography, and the Odum School of Ecology.
Wednesday, April 10 at 1:30pm to 3:30pm
Ecology Building, Auditorium
140 E Green Street, Athens, GA 30602