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Lunchtime Expedition: Curator Nathan Doerr

Meet Draper Natural History Museum Curator Nathan Doerr February 6, 2020 12:15 p.m. Join us for the first Draper Natural History Museum Lunchtime Expedition lecture of 2020! Meet and find out more about Nathan Doerr, the Willis McDonald IV Curator of Natural Science and the newest member of the Draper Natural History Museum's staff. He'll […]

Lunchtime Expedition: Conservation and Law

Sportsmen, Market-Hunters, & Game-Hogs: The early years of wildlife conservation in Park County Brian Beauvais March 5, 2020 12:15 p.m. Join us for our March Draper Natural History Museum Lunchtime Expedition lecture. Brian Beauvais, Curator at the Park County Archives, presents Sportsmen, Market-Hunters, & Game-Hogs: The early years of wildlife conservation in Park County, Wyoming. […]

Postponed: Lunchtime Expedition: Wolf and Deer Interactions

50 Years of Studying Wolves and Deer in the Superior National Forest—What's the Big Deal?  Note: this event is postponed. It will be rescheduled if possible. By Shannon Barber-Meyer, PhD April 2, 2020 12:15 p.m. Join us our April Draper Natural History Museum Lunchtime Expedition. Dr. Shannon Barber-Meyer, Research Wildlife Biologist with the U.S. Geological […]

Canceled: Lunchtime Expedition: Grizzly Recovery

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Note: this presentation has been canceled Yellowstone Grizzly Bear Recovery: the Resilience of an Iconic Population By Frank T. van Manen, PhD Our July 2 Draper Natural History Museum Lunchtime Expedition has been canceled. We hope to host Dr. van Manen for a future presentation.Dr. Frank T. van Manen, Supervisory Research Wildlife Biologist with the […]

Postponed: Lunchtime Expedition: Whitebark Pine

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The Whitebark Pine Story: From Thriving High-mountain Keystone to Endangered Species Wyoming whitebark pine Diana F. Tomback, PhD September 3, 2020 Noon Join us online for this Draper Natural History Museum Lunchtime Expedition lecture, originally scheduled for last May. Dr. Diana F. Tomback presents The Whitebark Pine Story: From Thriving High-mountain Keystone to Endangered Species. […]

Virtual Talk: Migrating Bison Engineer a Better Yellowstone

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Migrating Bison Engineer a Better Yellowstone By Chris Geremia, PhD April 1, 2021 Noon - Online We invite you to join us for this lecture via Zoom Webinar! When: April 1, 2021, Noon Mountain Time (US and Canada) Topic: Draper April Lunchtime Expedition: Migrating Bison Engineer a Better Yellowstone Speaker: Chris Geremia, PhD, Lead Bison Biologist, Yellowstone […]

Virtual Talk: Yellowstone Lake’s Mysterious Vents

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What Lies Beneath: Exploring Yellowstone Lake’s Mysterious Vents By Rob Sohn and Chris Linder May 6, 2021 Noon - Online We invite you to join us for this lecture via Zoom Webinar! Register in advance for this webinar: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_9AWPzC0PQZaYJXW8yFAx-w After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar. Join us online […]

Virtual Talk: Public Waters – Lessons from Wyoming for the American West

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Public Waters: Lessons from Wyoming for the American West By Anne MacKinnon August 5, 2021 Noon - Online We invite you to join us for this lecture via Zoom Webinar! Register in advance for this webinar: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_lUy1pkvjTTmceVNkEs47lg After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar. Join us online August […]

Talk: Wildlife Wastelands of Wyoming

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The Wildlife Wastelands of Wyoming: Renowned African Hunter Frederick Courteney Selous’s Mediocre Safari through the Absaroka Mountains By Jeremy Johnston March 5, 2022Free Join us for our March Lunchtime Expedition, The Wildlife Wastelands of Wyoming: Renowned African Hunter Frederick Courteney Selous’ Mediocre Safari through the Absaroka Mountains, presented by Buffalo Bill Museum Curator Jeremy Johnston. […]

Talk: Recovery of the Yellowstone Grizzly Bear

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The Biology, Science, and Management Behind the Remarkable Recovery of the Yellowstone Grizzly Bear By Frank T. van Manen May 5, 2022Free Join us for our May Lunchtime Expedition, The Biology, Science, and Management Behind the Remarkable Recovery of the Yellowstone Grizzly Bear, presented by Frank T. van Manen. The in-person talk takes place in […]

Talk: The Case for a Long-Lived and Robust Yellowstone Hotspot

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The Case for a Long-Lived and Robust Yellowstone Hotspot By Victor E. Camp and Ray E. Wells June 2, 2022Free Join us for our June Lunchtime Expedition, The Case for a Long-Lived and Robust Yellowstone Hotspot, presented by Victor E. Camp and Ray E. Wells. The in-person talk takes place in the Center's Coe Auditorium, […]

Talk: Can behavior help species cope with a changing climate?

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Can Behavior Help Species Cope with a Changing Climate? By Embere Hall July 7, 2022Free Join us for our July Lunchtime Expedition, Can behavior help species cope with a changing climate?, presented by Embere Hall, PhD. The in-person talk takes place in the Center's Coe Auditorium, with a virtual option available. If you prefer to […]

Talk: Land Rematriation with Buffalo Restoration is Reconciliation

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By Jason Baldes August 4, 2022 Free Join us for our August Lunchtime Expedition, Land Rematriation with Buffalo Restoration is Reconciliation, presented by Jason Baldes. The in-person talk takes place in the Center's Coe Auditorium, with a virtual option available. If you prefer to join us online, you may register in advance via Zoom webinar: […]

Talk: Bats and Bones – What’s New at the Draper Natural History Museum?

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Articulated skeletons of a grizzly bear and a mountain lion By Corey Anco September 1, 2022 Free Join us for our September Lunchtime Expedition, Bats and Bones - What's new at the Draper Natural History Museum?, presented by the Draper's Interim Curator, Corey Anco. The in-person talk takes place in the Center's Coe Auditorium, with […]

Talk: Moose & Thermoregulatory Behavior

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The Costs of Thermoregulatory Behavior: How are Moose in the Cody Region Coping as Summers Intensify? By Rebecca Levine October 6, 2022 Noon – 1 p.m. Free Lunchtime Expedition speaker Rebecca Levine studies moose and how they are coping with warmer, drier summers. Join us for our October Lunchtime Expedition, The Costs of Thermoregulatory Behavior: […]

Talk: Glaciation in Northwestern Wyoming

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Evidence for Glaciation in Northwestern Bighorn Basin, and the Absaroka and Beartooth Mountains of Wyoming Cheryl Jaworowski and Henry Heasler November 3, 2022 Noon – 1 p.m. Free Join us for our November Lunchtime Expedition, Evidence for Glaciation in Northwestern Bighorn Basin, and Absaroka and Beartooth Mountains, Wyoming, presented by Cheryl Jaworowski, with Henry Heasler […]

Talk: Kills, Camps, and Mountain Landscapes: Records of Bison

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Kills, Camps, and Mountain Landscapes: Records of the last 11,000 years of bison in northwestern Wyoming Lawrence Todd, PhD with Amy Phillips December 1, 2022 Noon – 1 p.m. Free Join us for our December Lunchtime Expedition, presented by Dr. Lawrence Todd, with assistance from Draper Natural History Museum Curatorial Assistant Amy Phillips. Todd shares […]