Conservation Icons: Dr. Sylvia Earle, “Her Deepness”
Join Lindsay Wildlife, 6:30 p.m. May 5, for the legendary Dr. Sylvia Earle! World-renowned expert in everything ocean, Earle is an explorer in residence at the National Geographic Society, founder of Mission Blue/Sylvia Earle Alliance, founder of Deep Ocean Exploration and Research, advisory council chair for Harte Research Institute, and first ever female chief scientist of NOAA.
Earle is the premier featured final speaker in Lindsay’s 2017 Conservation Icons speaker series, which kicked-off this year in November 2017. As a premier speaker of the Icons series, Earle’s presentation will take place at The Lesher Center for the Arts in downtown Walnut Creek.
Earle is the author of more than 200 publications and leader of more than 100 expeditions with 7,000 hours underwater, Earle has more than 100 national and international honors. She is TIME magazine’s first Hero for the Planet, a Library of Congress Living Legend, and recipient of the Netherlands’ Order of the Golden Ark, UNEP Champion of the Earth, Glamour Magazine’s 2014 Woman of the Year, and Royal Geographic Society 2011 Patrons Medal as well as International TED prize winner.
We are so honored to bring this caliber of speaker to audiences and have Earle discuss what she knows best: The threats to our oceans. Come be inspired to take action to save our planet!
Earle is one of nine awe-inspiring speakers that are part of the 2017-18 Conservation Icons series that aims to educate, entertain and inspire change!
- Saturday, May 5, 2018
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm