Wild New Jersey

Wild New Jersey: Nature Adventures in the Garden State

09/04/2019 | 07:00PM - 08:45PM

Meeting Room 3

Adults, Teen (6th grade and up), Tweens, Young Professionals

Conserve Wildlife Foundation executive director and author David Wheeler will lead the audience on a journey through the diverse wildlife, nature destinations, and exciting outdoor activities offered in New Jersey. From bald eagles and bobcats to diamondback terrapins and bottlenose dolphins, wildlife abounds in New Jersey. Recommended for adults, teen, and tweens.

David Wheeler has served as the Executive Director of the nonprofit Conserve Wildlife Foundation of New Jersey (CWF) since 2012. CWF works to protect rare wildlife in New Jersey and beyond through field science, habitat restoration, education and public engagement. Mr. Wheeler has also taught Environmental Communications at Rutgers University's School of Environmental and Biological Sciences in New Brunswick for the past seven years. He wrote the book Wild New Jersey: Nature Adventures in the Garden State, and has served on the East Brunswick Environmental Commission since 2018. He earned his M.B.A. from New York University's Stern School of Business, and his B.A. from American University in Washington DC.

Bobcat Image by James Fiorentino

This lecture is part of the ongoing Option Green lecture series in co-sponsorship with the Friends of the East Brunswick Environmental Commission.

Wild New Jersey