Speaker Series: My Adventures to Help Save Cranes in the Wild with Tom Leiden, Senior Advisor, International Crane Foundation
Speaker Tom Leiden will share his first-hand experiences as part of the field team with the International Crane Foundation. The Foundation’s work is to study and preserve cranes, especially the habitats the birds need on their breeding sites, wintering sites and migratory routes.
Western Cuyahoga Audubon Society Speaker Series 2019-2020
Program: “My Adventures to Help Save Cranes in the Wild”
Presenter: Tom Leiden, Senior Advisor, International Crane Foundation
Date & Time: Tuesday, October 1, 2019 at 7:30 p.m.
Location: Rocky River Nature Center, 24000 Valley Pkwy, North Olmsted, OH 44070 Map
Programs are free and open to the public. Donations are appreciated.
Description: Cranes are mystical and magical creatures revered by many cultures as a symbol of happiness and good fortune. However, eleven of the fifteen species of cranes are threatened with extinction. Tom Leiden will share his first-hand experiences as part of the field team with the International Crane Foundation. The Foundation’s work is to study and preserve cranes, especially the habitats the birds need on their breeding sites, wintering sites and migratory routes.
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