Monthly Meeting – June 13 – Colombia: An Endemic Exploration

Dr. Dan Scheiman, Bird Conservation Director, Audubon Arkansas 

Explore Colombia, from Caribbean coast to Andean peaks, with Dr. Dan. In March 2019, he and his wife Samantha went on a bird tour of northern Colombia where they saw many exotic, endemic species found nowhere else on Earth. Dan will share the sights and sounds from this trip organized by High Lonesome Bird Tours.

Dr. Dan Scheiman is VP of ASCA. His day job is Bird Conservation Director for Audubon Arkansas, a state office of the National Audubon Society.  He and his staff monitor birds and other wildlife, restore wildlife habitat, and help Arkansans improve their local environments. Dan has a B.S. from Cornell University, M.S. from Eastern Illinois University, and Ph.D. from Purdue University. He has been birding for over 25 years. Since moving to Arkansas in 2005 to work for Audubon he has seen 362 of the 420 bird species documented in the state.

7 PM at the Fletcher Library