Innovations Out of Africa: Challenges in Biodiversity and Conservation

Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm

Avogadro’s Number (605 S Mason Street Fort Collins, Colorado 80524)

There are numerous views and values to conversation including protected areas with human absence to conservation-oriented human development. While there is no perfect model for conservation, in Africa, where there is still abundant though shrinking biodiversity, several models are being designed and tested at different scales.


George Wittemyer - Associate Professor, Department of Fish, Wildlife and Conservation Biology, Colorado State University

Robin Reid - Professor, Department of Ecosystem Science and Sustainability, Colorado State University

David Bunn - Senior Research Scientist, Natural Resource Ecology Laboratory

Joseph Ogutu - Senior Statistician, Biostatistics Unit, Institute of Crop Science, University of Hohenheim, Stuttgart, Germany

The Africa Center