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Museum hosts 'Travels and Studies in the Andes'

Submitted by Kerynn Fisher
Phone: 907-474-6941

02/09/10

The University of Alaska Museum of the North will present a free public lecture "Travels and Studies in the Andes"Ě Thursday, Feb. 18 at 7 p.m. at the museum.

UAF biologist Kevin McCracken will talk about how various birds and other animals have adapted to life in the thin air of the Andean plateaus. This part-lecture, part-travelogue presentation will also highlight the cultures and landscape of the region.

For more information, please call 907-474-7505 or visit the museum online at museum.uaf.edu.

MEDIA CONTACT: Kerynn Fisher at 907-474-6941 or via e-mail at klfisher@alaska.edu>.

ON THE WEB: museum.uaf.edu

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