Department of Biology: Dr. Manuel Spinola Presents “Wildlife Conservation in Costa Rica”

FSU Biology Department Offers Seminar on Wildlife Conservation in Costa Rica

Dr. Manuel Spinola, wildlife ecologist at the National University of Costa Rica, will present a seminar on “Wildlife Conservation in Costa Rica” at 7 p.m. on Thursday, March 15, in Frostburg State University’s Compton Science Center Room 226. This event is free and open to the public.

Spinola is also an adjunct professor in the Department of Biology at FSU with a doctorate in wildlife ecology from The Pennsylvania State University. He is an expert on assessing the distribution of wildlife species and has a particular interest in carnivore conservation. Recently, Spinola and FSU’s Dr. Thomas Serfass have been working with the neotropical otter in Costa Rica.

The seminar is organized through FSU’s Department of Biology and made possible through a travel grant provided by the FSU Faculty Development and Sabbatical Subcommittee. For more information, contact the Department of Biology at 301-687-4166.

Thursday, March 15, 2018 at 7:00pm

Compton Science 226
101 Braddock Road, Frostburg, MD, Frostburg

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