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Ecotourism’s Promise and Peril – Dan Blumstein

Dr. Blumstien is one of the world’s authorities in behavioral ecology, famously conducting an ongoing and long-term study of marmot behavior at Rocky Mountain Biological Laboratory. His work also extends to birds and their disturbance by humans, which he has applied in a new book, Ecotourism’s Promise and Peril. Dr. Blumstein will discuss ecotourism’s effects on biodiversity, including well-studied industry of penguin tourism, as well as the role of ecotourism in community development.

WHEN: Wednesday, April 11 at 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

WHERE: Baldwin Hills Scenic Overlook
6300 Hetzler Road, Culver City, California 90232