When: Fri., Oct. 10, 7:30-9 p.m. 2014
He will introduce you to the birds, forest, and people of Equatorial Guinea, arguably the country least known to science. Discovery of oil there has turned one of the world’s poorest nations into the richest country (per capita) in Africa. Its rapid development has put bird species at risk of being lost before they’re even discovered. Ornithologists have now partnered with the government to document these sensitive bird populations.