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'Africa Rocks' the San Diego Zoo

Tuesday, February 12, 2019 - 5:30pm

NTBG and KCC’s collaborative ‘Earth Matters’ public lecture series continues on Tuesday, February 12 from 5:30 p.m. as speaker Mike Letzring, Senior Plant Propagator at the San Diego Zoo, presents a talk about the design and installation of ‘Africa Rocks,’ an 8-acre exhibit showcasing the biodiversity of Africa and Madagascar. Mike will discuss how six immersive habitats (acacia woodlands, Ethiopian Highlands, and forests of Madagascar and West Africa, etc.) introduce visitors to plants and animals as varied as proteas and penguins, lemurs, leopards, and thousands of other life forms endemic to the region.

The talk will be held in the KCC Campus Center Cafeteria behind the Performing Arts Center. 
For questions about access or special accommodations, call (808) 332-7324 Ext. 225 at least 10 days in advance. Visit https://ntbg.org/events for details. 

 

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