Public Invited to Join First Virtual Science and History Week

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Date: August 28, 2020

Call: Gina Kerzman, 406-888-5838

WEST GLACIER, Mont. [August 28, 2020] – Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park will host the first Science and Background 7 days digital speaker series on September 21-24. Topics consist of land restoration, wildlife exploration, and historic park figures. All virtual gatherings are free and open to the general public. Participants can sign-up online to watch each stay presentation.

Parks Canada and the Countrywide Park Assistance have jointly hosted an once-a-year Science and Background Day considering that 2004. This year, live webinars exchange in-individual occasions thanks to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and travel constraints. The virtual displays will consider put through Canada’s Countrywide Science Literacy 7 days. 

The sequence highlights current study and historic subjects connected to Waterton-Glacier Worldwide Peace Park. Every presentation will give viewers the option to connect with researchers and historians from the park and get a unique seem at our archives, insights, and latest conclusions.

“We are enthused about the chance to deliver Science and History Week displays to a substantially broader viewers than we ever have in advance of as a result of use of webinar technologies,” said Waterton Lakes National Park Superintendent Sal Rasheed

Glacier Nationwide Park Superintendent Jeff Mow included, “Science and History 7 days allows us to celebrate the extensive-standing cooperation among Waterton and Glacier as we conduct study about our shared background and resources.” 

The Science and Record Week virtual presentation agenda is specific below. All presentations manifest from noon to 12:45 p.m., Mountain Daylight Time.

Monday, September 21  
Restoring Native Fescue Prairie Working with Fire and TEK (Common Ecological Awareness) in Waterton Lakes Nationwide Park and the Blood Timber Limit 
Dr. Cristina Eisenberg, Graduate School, Oregon Point out University
Kansie Fox, Ecologist Organic Sources Senior Manager, Blood Tribe Land Section
Monroe Fox, Technician, Blood Tribe Land Section
Tuesday, September 22 
Raptors on the Go: Glacier National Park
Lisa Bate, Wildlife Biologist, Glacier Nationwide Park
Wednesday, September 23
A Trip Through Time with the Mountain Legacy Project’s Repeat Images Assortment in Waterton Lakes Nationwide Park
Cassandra Buunk, MA Applicant, Faculty of Environmental Research, University of Victoria

Thursday, September 24
Revisiting Josephine Doody: Bootlegging in Glacier National Park
Kelli Casias, Historic archaeologist, Western Cultural and PhD candidate, University of Montana
For much more info, get in touch with the Crown of the Continent Research Understanding Center at 406.888.5827 or go to their web page.

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