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Bring on the Birds: a book signing and reading with Susan Stockdale, children’s author and illustrator
FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
From Billions to None Film Showing & Lecture with producers Joel Greenberg and David Mrazek.
Once an amazing diversity of birds—some in breathtaking abundance—inhabited the vast forests and plains of North America. But starting around 1600, some species began to disappear as humans altered habitats, over-hunted and introduced predators.
The Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL), headquartered at the Smithsonian Libraries, welcomes Washington University Libraries (St. Louis, Missouri) as a new member. The 14th member of the BHL consortium, Washington University Libraries will help identify and digitize historical science literature from its collections and add these to the BHL’s online holdings, where all materials may be accessed free by the public.