Title: Indian Safari
Presenter: : Mike Edgington
Abstract: A cultural, historical, and natural tour of the mid-Asian avian crossroads.
Bio: Mike Edgington has been an avid bird and travel lover since seeing his first goldfinch at age 5. In retirement, he is dedicated to the pursuit of new birds and new lands. Beginning with Trinidad, his international travels now take him to India, a country situated midway between the Himalaya Mountains and the Indian Ocean. The “Indian Safari” will relate the incredible humanity and habitat, inhabited by over 1 billion people and the unique challenges of preserving all species that live in or travel through this amazing historical nation. Come and see how this nation is traversing between 3000BC and 2016.