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April 24 @ 7:00 pm 8:00 pm UTC+0

Join us for a profound evening of exploration as we welcome esteemed lemur expert, Dr. Tim Eppley, to the El Paso Zoo. This exclusive event invites you to journey deep into the heart of Madagascar through Dr. Eppley’s eyes, as he shares not only his passion for these captivating creatures but also unveils the intricate process behind the creation of the fifth edition of the book, “Lemurs of Madagascar.”

You’ll gain unique insights into the evolving landscape of lemur research, as Dr. Eppley intricately weaves together the threads of science, conservation, and dedication that have shaped this definitive work. He will illuminate the unique behaviors of these fascinating creatures, sharing his personal stories from the field and shedding light on the lemurs’ crucial role in maintaining ecological balance. You’ll discover the intricate web of challenges they face in the wild, from habitat loss to climate change, and explore the urgent need for continued conservation efforts.

Discover how Dr. Eppley’s extensive experience in the field has shaped not only his understanding of lemurs but also his unwavering commitment to fostering action and change. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to be inspired and empowered.