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Professor, Author and Visionary Conservationist Doug Tallamy to Speak in New Canaan

Tuesday, March, 3, 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm


Renowned author, professor and researcher, Doug Tallamy, will speak on the topic of his recently published book, “Nature’s Best Hope: A New Approach to Conservation that Starts in Your Yard.” Tallamy is best known for the national conversation he sparked more than a decade ago about the link between healthy ecosystems and human wellbeing. His first book, “Bringing Nature Home”, emphasized the irrefutably significant tie between native plant species, native insects and the rest of the food chain essential for a healthy world.

Sponsored by the ten organizations that comprise the New Canaan Pollinator Pathway, Mr. Tallamy’s presentation will offer specific suggestions of how homeowners can turn their properties into conservation corridors and help make a difference for global biodiversity.

The event will take place on Tuesday, March 3 at New Canaan Country School Auditorium, 635 Frogtown Road, starting at 7:30 pm (Doors open at 7:00 pm). Tickets are $15. Elm Street Bookstore will have copies of “Nature’s Best Hope” available for purchase and a book signing will follow the program.


New Canaan Country School Auditorium
545 Ponus Ridge
New Canaan, 06840
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