News reporters are invited to attend an illustrated public lecture to learn how U.S. Geological Survey scientists are conducting research on brown bears and other mammals on the coast of Katmai National Park. The presentation will highlight observations from video collars deployed on brown bears, and delve into some of the implications for wildlife population health and species adaptability.
Brown Bears, Sea Otters, and Seals, Oh My! —Unexpected interactions on the Katmai Coast
Grant Hilderbrand, research wildlife biologist
Chief of the Marine Ecosystems Office, USGS Alaska Science Center
Thursday, March 30, 2017
12:00 p.m. — Lecture preview for USGS employees and news media representatives.
1:00 p.m. Speaker availability for news media interviews.
7:00 p.m.— Public lecture open to all.
U.S. Geological Survey
Menlo Park, Calif.