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The Wild Solution to Climate Change: Climate Change and the Living Planet – Dr. Thomas Lovejoy

Lovejoy holding Cecropia leaf at Camp

Streaming live from the Barrows Lecture Series at the Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden.

Tuesday, April 14, 2020

7:00-9:00 PM (ET)

Dr. Thomas Lovejoy will present, “The Wild Solution to Climate Change: Climate Change and the Living Planet.” Tom Lovejoy has played a leadership role in global conservation for more than 50 years. Dr. Lovejoy is best known for his seminal research in the forests of Peru, which helped launch the “Save the Rainforest” movement, and in 1980, he coined the terms biological diversity and biodiversity. Tom has served as Executive Vice President of the World Wildlife Fund, Chief Biodiversity Advisor to the World Bank and President of the Heinz Center for Science, Economics and the Environment. Today, Tom is a Senior Fellow at the UN Foundation, as well as University Professor at George Mason University. It is a great honor to present Dr. Tom Lovejoy with the 2020 Cincinnati Zoo Wildlife Conservation Award.