A State of Change: Los Olivos

Friday Feb 18 2011   19:30:00
Wilding Art Museum  , Los Olivos, CA  map

Friday, February 18 at 7:30 p.m.
Laura Cunningham
, author of A State of Change, will give a presentation and sign copies of her book. This event is cosponsored by the Santa Ynez Valley Natural History Society.
Wilding Art Museum, 2928 San Marcos Ave., Los Olivos, CA 93441
Free and open to the public; for more information call (805) 688-1082.

Laura CunninghamLaura Cunningham, an artist and naturalist, studied paleontology and biology at the University of California, Berkeley, and has worked at various field biology jobs for the California Department of Fish and Game, the U.S. Geological Survey, and other organizations, getting to know such species as the Owens Valley pupfish, the southern California steelhead trout, the Yosemite toad, and the Panamint alligator lizard. Simultaneously, she has been studying and painting California’s historic and living wildlife, flora, and unique landscapes. She lives near Death Valley National Park, where she cofounded the group Basin and Range Watch to explore the historical ecology of the desert ecosystems of California and Nevada, and to protect them. Visit her blog at https://laura-cunningham-art-nature.blogspot.com/.

Photo by Kevin Emmerich