Roger Thayer Stone Center For Latin American Studies

Tulane University

Parrot Conservation and Social Conflict on the Island of Dominica: Agriculture, People, Pride and Prejudice

March 9th, 2012
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location
Tulane University
Stibbs Conference Room, LBC

Talk by Dr. Leo Douglas

Dr. Douglas is a native Jamaican, attending the University of the West Indies (Mona campus, near Kingston, Jamaica), for both his undergraduate and MS degrees. He did his MS research jointly supervised by Dr. Peter Vogel (UWI) and Dr. Sherry, and spent a semester working on this research (2001) at Tulane University. Leo is an avid conservationist and environmental scientist studying the interaction of people and wildlife in the Caribbean. His seminar will feature research he did in completing his Ph.D. recently at Columbia University.

This event is sponsored by the Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology. Refreshments will be served.

Admission is free and open to the public.
For more information please contact Tom Sherry, tsherry@tulane.edu or 862-8296.

Caribbean + People
Beverley Trask
Associate Professor - Theatre & Dance