october, 2018

11oct7:00 pm- 9:00 pmCrowder-Messersmith Conservation Fund Annual TalkReport from Vieques: Hurricane Maria’s Impact on the Birds of Puerto Rico

Event Details

Daphne Gemmill, also known as the “Bird Lady of Vieques”, has studied the birds of Vieques Island, Puerto Rico for over 35 years. Returning to the island after Hurricane Maria, Daphne will report on her observations of the impacts of Maria in 2017 as well as future challenges associated with climate change on both Vieques and other Caribbean Islands’ birdlife.

Light refreshments served. Please RSVP to Carol Hayes at carol.hayes@anshome.org or 301-652-9188 x10 by October 5. Contributions to the Crowder-Messersmith Fund will be gratefully accepted.


(Thursday) 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm