AQUATICS EVENT THIS WEEKEND 23rd April
Moulton village hall
In addition to the presentations there will be:
An auction of cichlids andi dry goods and
The opportunity to ask questions of the speaker,pick up some bargains at the auction and also meet with other members.
EACG are pleased to announce as our guest speaker for our April 23 event the world renowned...Dr Paul V Loiselle
For those of you unfamiliar with Dr Paul Loiselle he is a Resident Research Associate for the American Museum of Natural History Department of Ichthyology and is currently Curator of Freshwater Fishes at the New York Aquarium.
He has worked for the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) since the late 1980s and continues to represent the WCS on its steering committee.
He has been the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) Freshwater Fish Taxon Advisory Group Co-chair and represents the WCS on the steering committees of the the AZA Lake Victoria Cichlid Species Survival Plan and Madagascar Faunal Interest Group.
He is actively involved in efforts to document and conserve Madagascar's freshwater biodiversity.
He is considered one of the world's foremost experts on cichlids and has dedicated much of his professional career to safe-guarding Madagascar's cichlid populations, discovering 15 species in the process.
Paul has published numerous scientific papers on biology, conservation and taxonomy, and well over 100 publications in popular aquarist magazines.
His books include the standard work The Cichlid Aquarium and The Fishkeeper's Guide to African Cichlids.
Paul is a Founding Member and Fellow of the American Cichlid Association and currently serves as Chair of its Conservation Committee.
Doors open 9am; first talk approximately 10am
£5 entry with freebies on the door.
INFO CAN BE FOUND IN THE PINNED POST ON EAST ANGLIA CICHLID GROUP FACEBOOK PAGE
Telephone: 01638 507406
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