A State of Change: The Long Now Foundation Lecture Series

Monday Oct 17 2011   7:00 PM
The Long Now Foundation  Fort Mason, Bldg A, San Francisco, CA  map

Laura Cunningham, author of A State of Change, will give a slideshow presentation and sign copies of her book.

Doors open at 7:00 p.m., seminar begins at 7:30 p.m.

$10 general admission, free to members of The Long Now Foundation; for more information visit longnow.org/seminars/02011/oct/17/ten-millennia-california-ecology/.

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