Festival of Birds Keynote Reception
January 17, 2020
7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Dr. Archibald is the Co-founder and Senior Conservationist of the International Crane Foundation, the world center for the study and preservation of cranes. Dr. Archibald has received four honorary doctorates and many awards including the Gold Medal from the World Wildlife Fund, a Fellows Award from the MacArthur Foundation, The Wildlife Conservation Medal from the Zoological Society of San Diego, the Lilly Medal presented by the Indianapolis Zoo, and the Douglas H. Pimlott Award from Nature Canada. For more than 40 years, Dr. Archibald and his foundation have worked to unite people from diverse cultures and countries around the world to work together to preserve the landscapes necessary for the survival of both cranes and people.