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Northern California District
Release Date: 11/22/10
Contacts: Rachel Sowards Thompson , (707) 986-5411  
News Release No. NC-11-13

BLM Announces King Range National Conservation Area Lecture Series

The Bureau of Land Management’s King Range Project Office will sponsor a series of Tuesday lectures from Dec. 14 through March 29. Lectures will be:

  • Dec. 14 – “Beyond the Clouds: Astronomy,” Healy Senior Center. 456 Briceland Road, Redway; David Kornreich, Ph.D.
  • Jan. 11 – “Through the Lens: Examining Phytoplankton," (hands-on activity), BLM King Range Project Office, 768 Shelter Cove Road, Whitethorn; Moss and Rachel Sowards Thompson.
  • Jan. 18 – “Exploring Geologic Processes along the Lost Coast," (hands-on activity), Healy Senior Center; Sam Flanagan.
  • Feb. 8 – “The Loneliest Lighthouses,” BLM King Range office; Dave Johnson.
  • Feb. 15 – “Beavers, Coho and Climate,” BLM King Range office; Tasha McKee.
  • March 1 – “Cooperative Fire Management," (hands-on activity), BLM King Range office; Tim Jones.
  • March 15 – “Fish of the Lost Coast,” Healy Senior Center; Dave Fuller.
  • March 29 – “King Range Birds of Prey," (hands-on activity), BLM King Range office; Jesse Irwin.

All lectures begin at 7 p.m. For more information or to sign up for a lecture, contact Rachel Sowards Thompson at the King Range office at (707) 986-5415, or email Information on the King Range is available on the web at


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Last updated: 11-22-2010