George Archibald | Friday, 24 August 2012 - Thursday, 30 August 2012

Date(s): 
24 August 2012 to 30 August 2012
Speaker: 
George Archibald

Dr. George Archibald, co-founder of the International Crane Foundation, was a participant and guest speaker at the 2012 Tanana Valley Sandhill Crane Festival from August 24th through August 26th. There he spoke about "Cranes in the Arctic" as well as gave other presentations at the festival. The Crane Festival included educational and outreach events that engaged the Fairbanks community including scientific presentations, community presentations, guided walks, and art events which all focused on increasing Fairbanksans knowledge of Sandhill Crane conservation and natural history. Dr. Archibald also spoke on "Cranes of the World" at UAF's Museum of the North on August 30th.

Information regarding Dr. Archibald's presentations and the schedule for the Tanana Valley Sandhill Crane Festival, can be found at: http://www.creamersfield.org./Crane_Fest_2012.html.