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  • CS Colloquium: Andy Plumptre (Wildlife Conservation Society) - What we know and what we don't know about catching poachers: making ranger patrols more effective

    Mon, Jul 10, 2017 @ 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    Thomas Lord Department of Computer Science

    Conferences, Lectures, & Seminars

    Speaker: Andy Plumptre, Wildlife Conservation Society

    Talk Title: What we know and what we don\'t know about catching poachers: making ranger patrols more effective

    Series: CS Colloquium

    Biography: Andy Plumptre, PhD is a tropical conservation scientist who has been working for the past 25 years in the Albertine Rift Region of Africa, one of the most biodiverse parts of the continent. His work has focused on many different issues related to the conservation of this region including developing new methods for surveying primates in forests, improving ranger patrolling in protected areas, conservation planning for the Albertine Rift, building national capacity to undertake monitoring and research, supporting transboundary conservation, and establishing new protected areas.

    Host: Milind Tambe

    Location: Ronald Tutor Hall of Engineering (RTH) - 526

    Audiences: Everyone Is Invited

    Contact: Assistant to CS chair