Red Deer River Naturalists Speaker of the Month

You are invited to the Red Deer River Naturalists (RDRN) February Monthly Meeting Speaker Series!

Speaker: Wes Olson with Photography by Johane Janelle

Topic: The Evolution of North American Bison

When: February 22, 2024 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Where: Held at the Kerry Wood Nature Centre, 6300 45 Ave, Red Deer, AB T4N 3M4, in the Theatre room.

Join artist, author and retired National Park Warden for this intriguing and visually captivating presentation about the evolutionary pathway 14 ancient bison species followed, from their first appearance in the geological record, through to the plains and wood bison of today. The presentation includes a discussion about climate change and the evolutionary impacts it is having on modern bison.

All are welcome, you do not have to be a RDRN member to attend.

For questions or further information please contact RDRN at 403-347-8200 or email