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The mission of Mohonk Preserve is to protect the Shawangunk Mountains region and inspire people to care for, enjoy, and explore their natural world.

Fishers Past and Present: Shawangunk Ridge Free Public Lecture Series

Thursday, February 20, 2020
7:00 pm8:30 pm
This lecture will take place at SUNY New Paltz Lecture Center Room 102.

February 20th, 7:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m. – Fishers Past and Present, with Dr. Scott LaPoint, Black Rock Forest Research Scientist. Once widespread and then nearly eradicated, the fisher has since recovered much of its former eastern range thanks to conservation efforts and their own behavioral adaptations. Join us to learn about their ecology and conservation, including some updates to recent and ongoing studies across New York State. This lecture will take place at SUNY New Paltz Lecture Center Room 102.

From February 6-27, 2020, the Shawangunk Ridge Biodiversity Partnership (SRBP) will present a free public lecture series, Secrets of the Shawangunks, providing information on conservation topics and biodiversity on the Shawangunk Ridge. The lectures, which will take place at SUNY New Paltz and SUNY Ulster, are open to the public and free of charge. Cancellations due to winter weather will be announced on our website www.mohonkpreserve.org/events. These lectures are co-sponsored by SUNY Ulster and the SUNY New Paltz Biology Department. The lecture on Thursday, February 28th will be held at SUNY Ulster Stone Ridge Campus, Vanderlyn Hall, College Lounge, Room 203, and all other lectures will take place on Thursday evenings at the SUNY New Paltz Lecture Center Room 102.
For directions and campus maps to SUNY New Paltz, click here.
For directions and campus maps to SUNY Ulster, click here.