Speakers Announced for the Cincinnati Zoo’s 2015 Barrows Conservation Lecture Series

CINCINNATI – The Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden is pleased to announce the 2015 speakers for the annual Barrows Conservation Lecture Series. The prestigious lecture series will feature an exciting lineup of internationally acclaimed scientists, explorers and conservationists. Since 1993, the series has brought a slate of esteemed naturalists and scientists to Cincinnati to address wildlife issues and global conservation efforts. Opening t…

2014 Barrows Conservation Lecture Series Speakers Announced

…INNATI – The Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden is pleased to announce the 2014 speakers for the 22nd annual Barrows Conservation Lecture Series. The prestigious lecture series will feature an exciting lineup of internationally acclaimed scientists, explorers and conservationists. Since 1993, the series has brought a slate of esteemed naturalists and scientists to Cincinnati to address wildlife issues and global conservation efforts. Opening t…

2012 Barrows Conservation Lecture Series Speakers

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…e a Seat The Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden is pleased to announce the 2012 speakers for the 20th annual Barrows Conservation Lecture Series. Once again, the prestigious lecture series will feature an exciting lineup of internationally acclaimed scientists, explorers and conservationists – including Sharon Matola, recipient of the 2012 Cincinnati Zoo Wildlife Conservation Award! Since 1993, the series has brought a slate of esteemed natura…

2011 Speakers Announced for Barrows Conservation Lecture Series

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…INNATI – The Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden is pleased to announce the 2011 speakers for the 19th annual Barrows Conservation Lecture Series. Once again, the prestigious lecture series will feature an exciting lineup of internationally acclaimed scientists, explorers and conservationists – including Dr. William Conway, recipient of the 2011 Barrows Lecture Conservation Award! Since 1993, the series has brought a slate of esteemed naturalis…

2011 Cincinnati Zoo Calendar of Events

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…TION DATE Penguin Days “Bundle Up and Save a Bundle” January 3 – February 28 – ½ off admission every day *Barrows Lecture Series March 23 – Mark Moffat *Zootini March 24 Zoo Blooms April 1 – 30 Tunes & Blooms Concerts April 7, 14, 21 & 28 *Barrows Lecture Series April 6 – Stan Rullman Easter Celebration April 23 *Barrows Lecture Series April 27 – Bill Conway *Wild About Wine May 12 Zoo Babies May 1– May 31 Members’…

4/27 Barrows Lecture Canceled

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Regrettably the April 27, 2011 Barrows Lecture by Dr. William Conway has been canceled. Dr. Conway is unable to attend due to an unplanned surgical procedure. Fortunately Dr. Conway is doing well and we are hoping to reschedule the lecture. We will keep you posted as soon as we have a new date….

Earn Graduate Credit at the Zoo!

…(3 credits – online work & four Saturdays in-person) Spring 2016 – Register from October 1st-31st    Barrows Conservation Lecture Seminar: Our spring graduate seminar centers around the Zoo’s popular Barrows Conservation Lecture Series. This course gives you the chance to learn about global conservation efforts and attend 4-5 lectures led by world famous researchers, conservationists, explorers, and teachers. (1 credit – online work &a…

Cincinnati Zoo Remembers “Martha,” the World’s Last Passenger Pigeon

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…media sneak peek at 11 a.m.  The event, to honor Martha, is to take place at the memorial and will begin with a homing pigeon release. September 3:  John Ruthven is to speak at the Barrows Conservation Lecture Series about Martha, the last passenger pigeon. “Just one question remains, what are we doing today to ensure the survival of wildlife 100 years from now,” said Maynard….

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…ducation and outreach strengthens these activities.   THANK YOU! The Cincinnati Zoo’s Cat Canyon Project is presented by The Spaulding Foundation. Generous donations also from the Ohio Cultural Facilities Commission, Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Pichler, Mr. and Mrs. R. Kerry Clark, The H.B., E. W. & F.R. Luther Charitable Foundation, Winfried L. and Emil L. Barrows Fund, John Hauck Foundation and the Dorothy M. Kersten Charitable Trust….