Biking and Birding with a Mission: Live Conservation with Scott Edwards


Wednesday, July 15, 2020, 6:00pm

Scott Edwards courtesy of James DeshlerJoin Harvard Museums of Science and Culture for a live conversation with Scott V. Edwards, Professor in Harvard’s Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology and Curator of Ornithology in Harvard’s Museum of Comparative Zoology. Since June 6, Professor Edwards has been pedaling across the United States to fulfill a long-held wish to traverse the country on a bicycle, and to also raise awareness for #BlackBirdersWeek and Black Lives Matter. In this program, he discusses the motivations for his journey, what he has learned along the way, and the similarities between cycling and doing science.

Register here for this free virtual event. Register by 5:00 pm on July 15. After registering, participants will receive a confirmation e-mail with instructions on how to participate using Zoom.

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