RRAS General Meeting Las Vegas – Two Deserts One Sky

When:
September 9, 2017 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
2017-09-09T09:30:00-07:00
2017-09-09T11:30:00-07:00
Where:
Nevada State Museum Springs Preserve
309 S Valley View Blvd
Las Vegas, NV 89107
USA
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Doug Chang
513-504-7114

General Meeting of the Red Rock Audubon Society. Open to the public.

Speaker:

Sharon Schafer’s life as a wildlife photographer, painter, and biologist in Nevada and all over the world, she says, is both art and science.She’s traveled to Antarctica, Kenya, Mongolia, Peru, Namibia. Closer to home: to Arizona’s Grand Canyon and Nevada’s Mojave Desert.

Topic:

Two Deserts, One Sky
A Student Collaboration Between Rajasthan, India and Southern Nevada, U.S.A.

This innovative collaboration was developed to connect students, ages 8-12, in the Mojave Desert of southern Nevada with their peers in the Thar Desert of Rajasthan, India in an effort to promote global environmental education through fine art, photography, and science.