Come learn about the Zoo's involvement in field work, doing research on a little-known mammal. Meet the Zoo's collaborators and hear about their backgrounds in wildlife conservation and forest ecology.

Who: Maria Spriggs, DVM - Mesker Park Zoo Veterinarian...Jill Witt, Ph.D. - Senior Wildlife Biologist, Little River Band of Ottawa Indians, Manistee, MI...Paul Keelance, Ph.D. - Assistant Professor, Grand Valley State University, Grand Rapids, MI.

What: An introduction to the Zoo's collaboration in research and conservation of a small carnivore, the American marten.

When: Saturday March 3rd from 11am - 12pm.

Where: Discovery Center multipurpose room. Parking available in the Zoo's main lot (admission free for members). For any questions or requests for handicap accessible parking to the Discovery Center, please contact mspriggs@meskerparkzoo.com.