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The Science and Environment Lecture Series runs from 7:30 to 9:00 p.m. on the first Tuesday of each month from October to June using the Zoom Webinar format. The on-line format allows large numbers of CALL members to participate and access to a wide range of speakers. A Q& A feature in the Webinar platform provides an opportunity for participants to post questions for the speaker. These are addressed in a curated Q & A session at the end of each presentation. Feedback on each session as well as suggestions for improvement, future topics and so on can be left for the team organizing the lecture series using the Chat feature.

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Melanie Whalen, CWR, is the Director of Wildlife Care & Services, Calgary Wildlife Rehabilitation Society

Melanie has had a diverse career that includes wildlife research, rehabilitation, and husbandry that spans over 25 years. Melanie has worked as a wildlife technician doing field research and wildlife rescue for both the Ontario and Newfoundland provincial governments. She has worked on a variety of field projects, including wildlife disease research, nest ecology, and large ungulate and carnivore studies. Melanie additionally worked with the Canadian Wildlife Health Cooperative, worked with the Canadian Wildlife Health Cooperative where she contributed to co-ordinating the first province-wide white-nose syndrome surveillance program nationally.  She is an advocate for wildlife conservation and mitigating human and wildlife conflicts.  In her spare time she enjoys photography and painting. 

Date:Tuesday June 4, 2024
Time:7:30 p.m.
Where: via Zoom
Facilitator:Melanie Whalen

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