The Linnaean Society of New York is excited to announce that on Tuesday, February 9, at 7:00 pm, our speaker meeting will feature author Jim Wright, who will present his book, “The Real James Bond.” Join us as we learn the true story of the ornithologist/author who was the victim of the greatest identity theft in history. Joining Jim will be a special guest, Caribbean ornithologist Dr. Joseph Wunderle.
“Planet earth is in a global biodiversity and environmental crisis. Ornithologists and Fellows of the International Ornithologist’ Union Professor Lucia Severinghaus and Professor Yossi Leshem are featured in “The Future of Birds” documentary film by Jocelyn Demers. They join the many voices from ornithologists, scientists, birders and others around the world in a shared concern for birds and help us to understand the crucial role that birds play in the interconnectedness of the global natural world, why we need to be concerned and what can be done”