The Tale of the Spectacled Bear

Event information

Event type: Talk, meet the scientist

Location: Attenborough Studio

Ticket prices:

Free, no ticket required

The Andes are inhabited by the only surviving native species of bear in South America, the spectacled bear - and it is sadly under threat, mainly due to habitat loss.

Join researcher Juan Camilo Chacón-Duque and find out about the efforts our scientists are putting into protecting this animal and its home in Colombia, and how the Museum's collections can help.

Event dates
24 January 2020 15.00-15.30

How to find the Attenborough Studio

The Attenborough Studio is in the Darwin Centre in the Orange Zone.

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