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A Perfect Day for an Albatross: Experiences on Midway Atoll

March 25, 2019 @ 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Meet island ecology researcher Wieteke Holthuijzen as she shares her friend Caren Loebel-Fried’s book, A Perfect Day for an Albatross, and their unique experience volunteering on Midway Atoll.  Fly with albatross to this remote and unique island system and learn all about the amazing wildlife that inhabit Midway.  Wieteke will share her experiences as a researcher, describe fascinating work restoring Midway’s seabird colony, and more.  Wieteke will also read from Loebel-Fried’s book and share information about preserving and protecting oceanic seabirds and their nesting habitats.

This event is open to all ages.  No registration is required to attend this FREE program.

For additional information, please contact Theresa at or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.


March 25, 2019
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
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Theresa Winterbauer
(815) 756-9568 ext. 3300