The Calusa Herpetological Society
Of Southwest Florida
Thursday, November 2, 2017 - 7:00 pm
SPEAKER & TOPIC: Tonight's speaker is Joe Wasilewski. Joe is a Wildlife Expert currently working for Jadora International LLC as Vice-President of biodiversity. Joe will be presenting Jadora's involvement in a REDD+ project in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). The project is located in a former logging concession of 345,000 hectares and Joe is responsible for measuring, understanding and developing conservation measures for the biodiversity within the concession.
Joe is dedicated to conserving endangered wildlife worldwide. In order to do so, it is necessary to understand the complicated cohesion between flora and fauna along the with the needs for local sustainability. Any proposed conservation project can only proceed with support from the local people. Joe has consulted with the motion picture industry and several national television shows including pirates of the Caribbean II and III, and CSI Miami.
Come out and join us for a great talk!
See you there!
Don't forget to buy an autographed copy of Bill Love's autobiography at the meeting for $30
WHO'S INVITED ? You are! Anyone with an interest in any aspect of herpetology or herpetoculture is welcome to attend, learn, and exchange their experiences with our friendly membership. Come out to meet others who keep, breed or study reptiles and amphibians, and let them share their fascination with you. We average 35 – 70 people attending every meeting.
Cookies and cold soda, a nightly raffle of live herps, herp products, and books follow each speaker's talk, and lots of herp camaraderie, gossip, and fun can be counted upon at all meetings !
For more info , call (239) 728-2390 or (239) 481-3525 or EMAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org