Voices for Conservation | West African Manatees and Turtles

Voices for Conservation | African Manatees & Turtles

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Travel to the shores of Western Africa and discover the incredible manatee and turtle conservation work being led by two industry pioneers.

Dr. Lucy Keith-Diagne from the African Aquatic Conservation Fund and Tomas Diagne from the African Chelonian Institute are working to preserve the future of African manatees, turtles, cetaceans, and other aquatic wildlife and their habitats throughout the African continent.

Join us for an in depth presentation led by Dr. Lucy Keith-Diagne and Tomas Diagne, followed by an intimate Q&A session.

Grow Wild Society Members are welcome to attend an exclusive VIP Meet & Greet with Dr. Lucy Keith-Diagne and Tomas Diagne before the event from 6:30 - 7 p.m. Light hors d'oeuvres and beverages will be provided. Learn more about becoming a Grow Wild Society Member here.

This event is free to the public. Donations are welcome and all proceeds will go directly to the African Aquatic Conservation Fund and the African Chelonian Institute.

To RSVP, please email Letti Campo at lcampo@pittsburghzoo.org

The Voices for Conservation speaker series is designed to connect staff, donors, members, students, and guests of the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium to our conservation efforts, with the help of our remarkable partners.

 

Friday, September 28
6: 30 to 7 p.m. VIP Meet & Greet for Grow Wild Society Members

7 p.m. Event begins

8:30 p.m. Event ends
Education Complex, Lecture Hall
This event is free to the public.

Donations are welcome and all proceeds will go directly to the African Aquatic Conservation Fund and the African Chelonian Institute.