Grassland sparrows live in the understory of pine flatwoods throughout west-central Florida. You will learn about these beautiful sparrows and their habitat and where to look for the species you most want to find.
Thursday, February 23, 2017
Marianne Korosy, PhD
Director of Bird Conservation
Topic: Grassland Sparrows of West-central Florida
Refreshments: 6:30 p.m. - Program: 7:00 p.m.
Historic Brooksville Woman's Club
131 So. Main Street, Brooksville, FL 34601
About the Speaker:
Marianne Korosy is Director of Bird Conservation for Audubon Florida. She has worked for Audubon since 2009 with a focus on building volunteer-based, outdoor stewardship programs for shorebirds, seabirds, and Florida Scrub-Jays. Marianne has bachelor's and master's degrees in geology from FSU and a PhD in conservation biology from the University of Central Florida. Her PhD field research focused on winter ecology of four sparrows in Kissimmee Prairie Preserve State Park in Okeechobee County.