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C-PREE Bradford Seminar with Jodi Hilty, "Making the Case for Large Landscape Conservation: Yellowstone to Yukon"

Feb 24, 2020 12:15PM to 01:15PM
Location: 
Wallace Hall
Room #300

Tags: 

Audience: 
Open to the Public, Registration Required
Speaker(s): 
Jodi Hilty, President and Chief Scientist, Y2Y
Sponsor: 

C-PREE and Princeton Environmental Institute

This lecture is part of the David Bradford Energy and Environmental Seminar Series, organized by the Center for Policy Research on Energy and Environment. The seminars highlight scholars and practitioners from various fields working on critical research related to science policy. We invite speakers to share new research they are working on, focusing on important policy-relevant issues. Since its inception in Fall 1999, this series has hosted many speakers who are influential in science & environmental policy. Attendance by Princeton students, faculty and staff is encouraged.

All seminars are open to the public on a limited basis with approved RSVP to ccrosby@princeton.edu

About this Speaker

Jodi is a wildlife corridor ecologist and conservationist, with over 20 years of experience managing large-scale conservation programs. She enjoys applying science-based solutions to complex conservation challenges and works to advance conservation by leading science and community-based and collaborative conservation efforts. She has been co-editor or lead author on four recent books, most recently Corridor Ecology: Linking Landscapes for Biodiversity Conservation and Climate Adaption (2019).

Prior to joining to Y2Y, Dr. Hilty served as Executive Director of the North America Program for the Wildlife Conservation Society. She currently serves on the Board of the Smith Postdoctoral Fellowship and as Deputy Chair of the IUCN Connectivity Committee. She was born and raised in the Rocky Mountains, and loves to explore the region with her family.