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Rainforest Conservation and the Search for New Jungle Medicines

Mark Plotkin

Mark Plotkin has spent much of the past thirty years working with medicine men and women of the rainforests. Dr. Plotkin and the Amazon Conservation Team are working with these healers to protect the rainforests and their healing secrets.

Dr. Plotkin is an ethnobotanist and the author of several books, including Tales of a Shaman’s Apprentice. He will be signing copies after the lecture. He is the president of the Amazon Conservation Team, a nonprofit organization he founded in 1996.

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Rainforest Conservation and the Search for New Jungle Medicines
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When Wednesday, Jun 20, 2012 | 7:00 PM–8:30 PM
Cost $5 for public; FREE for Aquarium members, seniors age 62 and up, teachers, and students with valid ID and advanced reservations.
Tickets You can purchase tickets online for this lecture. You will need to select the option from the menu, correct time, and date on the following pages. Seniors age 62 and up, teachers, and students attending for free can also reserve seats online.
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