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Talk – "The Birds Keep Trying to Tell Us" (Yukon’s ecosystems) at Canadian Museum of Nature
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November 08, 2018

Dave Mossop, professor emeritus of Yukon College, will share his 40 years of experiences as a wildlife biologist, teacher and conservation advocate in the Yukon. Humans are stressing species in northern ecosystems, and animal survival strategies that have worked for thousands of years are now failing. Learn about threats to key predator-prey relationships, such as the gyrfalcon and the willow ptarmigan, or the peregrine falcon and water birds in tundra wetland. Mossop will also discuss how a key aspect to battling these threats – getting Northern students out onto the land, and away from their computers. 7 p.m. Canadian Museum of Nature, 240 McLeod St. Free admission. No registration required – first-come, first-served. Questions? email questions@nature.ca

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