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Saving the Savannah

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Conserving African Lions and Reticulated Giraffe.

Join Oakland Zoo conservationists as we explore the wide-spread issues of habitat loss, poaching, and human-wildlife conflict in the savannahs of Uganda and Kenya. Learn about two innovative projects, the Uganda Carnivore Program and the Reticulated Giraffe Program in Kenya.

Meet Monica Tyler, Oakland Zoo docent and Elizabeth Abrams, Lead Zookeeper, as they offer their experiences working directly with these inspiring programs.

Zimmer Auditorium Please park in the lower parking lot and proceed to the Maddie’s Center for Science and Environmental Education. Enter the glass doors on the ground level.

Pre-registration not required, tickets purchased at door.

Wednesday, January 15, 2014 6:30 pm
Wednesday, January 15, 2014 9:30 pm
Oakland Zoo, Marian Zimmer Auditorium
9777 Golf Links Road, Oakland, CA, 94605
$10-$20 for members; $12-$20 for non-members.
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510-632-9525 ext. 122
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