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Andrew Wright Author Talk

Sunday September 25 @ 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Book cover image of a pelican on a rocky beach and surf with a rainbow.

Conservation and documentary photographer, Andrew S. Wright, presents on and shows photos from his most recent book, The Pelican’s Paradise: Preventing Extinctions.

Andrew has been working with the non-profit, Island Conservation. They have removed invasive species on 65 islands worldwide and protected 500 species on fragile and remote islands. Andrew has documented their work on five of these islands—Gwaii Haanas, Canada; Okinoshima, Japan; Kaho’olawe, Hawaii; Palmyra Atoll, Northern Line Islands, South Pacific; Isla Floreana and Seymour Norte, Galapagos—and will present their fascinating story through his incredible photographs.

This drop-in program is presented by Bowen Island Public Library and Bowen Island Food Resilience Society.

Poster with photo of photographer Andrew S. Wright taking a photo out of a helicopter with mountain and forest landscape. Includes book cover title page of a pelican on a rocky beach and surf with a rainbow. Has logos for Bowen Island Library and Bowen Island Food Resilience Society and text as above.

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Sunday September 25
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM


Bowen Island Library – Annex
430 Bowen Trunk Rd.
Bowen Island, BC V0N1G0 Canada
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