Featured Speaker: Laura Conlee, Furbearer Biologist, Resource Scientist, Missouri Department of Conservation
Join Laura Conlee, Furbearer Biologist with the Missouri Department of Conservation, to learn about one of Missouri’s large native mammals. Black bear populations are growing and expanding in Missouri and bears have been sighted in some areas near St. Louis. Learn about black bear ecology, research in Missouri and how to Be Bear Aware.
Free and OPEN to ALL. Middle and high school students are welcome and encouraged to attend. Registration coming soon.
Black Bears in Missouri is a Science Seminar Series presentation of The Academy of Science – St. Louis and the Saint Louis Zoo in collaboration with the Girls Can STEM Series initiative of The Academy of Science – St. Louis and the Zonta Club of St. Louis.