Conservation Lecture Series

2016-17 EVENING LECTURE SERIES

Thursday, February 16, 2017
Trees for the Future

John Leary, Executive Director of Trees for the Future, will share how their efforts planting trees creates a better future for people and wildlife around the world. Naples Zoo has funded the planting of more than half a million trees through this passionate organization.  Gather for an informal mixer from 6 to 7 p.m. followed by his presentation and Q&A in the Safari Canyon open-air theater until 8 p.m.Please dress comfortably for this evening outdoors. RSVP TODAY.

Cost: General Public: $10 (pay at door)  | Naples Zoo Members: Free 


Thursday, March 16, 2017
Pythons & Florida

Ian Bartoszek, biologist at the Conservancy of Southwest Florida, will share what he's learned from three challenging years of research on the pythons of Collier County and possible paths forward for residents and land managers. Ian is shown here with a small clutch of python eggs that he locates as part of his research.

Gather at the python exhibit for an informal mixer from 6 to 7 p.m. followed by his presentation and Q&A in the Safari Canyon open-air theater until 8 p.m. Please dress comfortably for this evening outdoors. RSVP TODAY.
Cost: General Public: $10 (pay at door)  | Naples Zoo Members: Free 


Many thanks to SOME OF OUR RECENT inspirational speakers: