Bald Eagle Restoration Lecture
|Location||Nature Center 1202 Avalon Canyon Road|
|Date||February 24, 2017|
5:30 p.m. - Successful Bald Eagle Restoration on the Channel Islands. A Night with Dr. Peter Sharpe at the Nature Center. Dr. Peter Sharpe, of the Institute for Wildlife Studies will talk about the history of Bald Eagle recovery on Catalina dn the Channel Islands and give an update on their current status. Join us for this free event.
The Catalina Island Conservancy was formed in 1972 and is one of California’s oldest land trusts. Its mission is to be a responsible steward of its lands through a balance of conservation, education and recreation. The Conservancy protects the magnificent natural and cultural heritage of Santa Catalina Island, stewarding approximately 42,000 acres of land, 62 miles of rugged shoreline and more than 80 miles of trails. It operates the Airport in the Sky, Wrigley Memorial & Botanic Garden and two nature centers. Twenty miles from the mainland, the Island is home to more than 60 plant and animal species found nowhere else in the world. - Watch Video