Friends of Shades Creek meeting: Working on Environmental Restoration of the Alabama Gulf Coast

FRIENDS OF SHADES CREEK – This Thursday, March 9, 2017

Homewood Library, Room 101 (downstairs)

7:00 P.M.

Presentation by Chris Oberholster –  Working on Environmental Restoration of the Alabama Gulf Coast

Chris will give a presentation about restoration work on the Alabama Gulf Coast. He will update us about newly protected land along Shades Creek and the Cahaba River and he will talk about the process of protecting sensitive land areas. He will also leave time for a Q & A session so meeting attendees can ask him questions about any of these topics.

Chris is currently working as “Partner and Policy Director” at Birmingham Audubon and before that worked with the Nature Conservancy for 23 years.

He grew up in South Africa and has a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of KwaZulu-Natal and a Masters in Agronomy and Soils from Auburn University

Come early for refreshments and to meet our presenter.