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Yosemite and UC Berkeley: Partners in Research
October 26, 2013 @ 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm| Free
Join UC Berkeley in a celebration of Yosemite National Park!
This is a FREE, public event that includes behind the scenes museum tours, mingling with scientists and park officials, displays on current research and historical artifacts, a scientific illustration demo, KQED’s “Resurveying California’s Wildlife 100 Years Later” video presentation, refreshments, plus a special lecture!
5pm-6:45pm reception and tours
6:45pm Yosemite National Park Interpretive Supervisor Lisa Murphy leads a toast to partners in research
7pm Doug McConnell of “Bay Area Backroads,” OpenRoad, and honorary national park ranger welcomes the public
7:10pm Dr. Jim Patton, curator of mammals at the Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, and emeritus UC Berkeley professor, presents “A Legacy of Joseph Grinnell: A Century of Change in the Natural History of Yosemite National Park”
Organized by Science @ Cal