The Virtues of Vultures: A Smithsonian Special Report from Guyana

The amazing microbiome studies of these Vultures could lead to exciting discoveries of benefit to science and medicine

Wednesday, October 11, 2017
5:30pm - 7:30pmGreenwich, Connecticut

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Audubon Center in Greenwich

613 Riversville Road, Greenwich, 06831

The Virtues of Vultures: A Smithsonian Special Report from Guyana

October 11, 2017 - Greenwich, CT

Audubon Greenwich welcomes Curator of Birds, Gary Graves and Supervisory Museum Specialist, Chris Milensky, from the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History for a special evening event. Accompanied by close friends of Audubon, Kevin Kimberlin and Holt Thrasher, they will offer an illuminating presentation on a recent expedition to Guyana which extended the Museum’s microbiome project to include a study of South American Vultures. Please join us as we hear from the experts—and learn more about this recent expedition.

Free

RSVP to Eli at 203-930-1349 or eschaffer@audubon.org.

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