The Durrell Lecture 2019: Rewild our Forests
Thursday 21st November 2019
Rewild our Forests: Rewild our World
At the Durrell Lecture we will discuss how fundamentally important forests and trees are in fighting the climate emergency and how forest restoration is a vital part of our rewilding strategy across the globe.
Dr Lesley Dickie: Chief Executive Officer of Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust
Lesley will discuss how forest restoration is a vital part of Durrell’s conservation mission around the world and also our future forest restoration plans.
Professor Miles Richardson: A key academic partner of Durrell and a passionate advocate for nature
Miles leads the Nature Connectedness Unit at the University of Derby, and will share how his ground-breaking work has led to greater understanding of how we connect to nature and why it is important our physical and mental health.
5.30pm – 6pm: Arrivals
6.15pm – 7.45pm: Durrell Lecture
7.45pm – 8.30pm: Drinks Reception
Free for members | Suggested minimum donation of £20 for non-members | Book tickets
The Royal Institution, 21 Albemarle Street, Mayfair, London W1S 4BS
Nearest tube station: Green Park, 5 minute walk