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Defend the Desert: California Desert Summit

Saturday, September 30 from 9am - 12:30pm

Experts will Discuss Today's Critical Conservation Issues.

Presentations will be given by noted conservation experts, including keynote speaker Kristeen Penrod, an expert on wildlife corridors and landscape connectivity, Robin Kobaly, famed desert botanist and plant ecologist with expertise on the Southwest Desert, and Dr. Tim Krantz, environmental planner on the frontlines of CEQA/NEPA and former planning commissioner.

Organized by the California Desert Coalition and sponsored by the Rose Foundation, the meeting will take place at Bell Center, Copper Mountain College, Joshua Tree, CA.   It will be a hybrid event, both in-person and via Zoom.  Full details in the attachment: