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The Champlain Society: Science and The Origins of Conservation in Acadia


Date: Thursday Aug 18, 2016
Time: 5 pm - 7 pm

Description:

Catherine Schmitt will give a lecture on the History of Science on Mount Desert Island featuring the Champlain Society, at the Mount Desert Island Historical Society’s Annual Meeting. The History of Science can be traced back to the Champlain Society and their early scientific recording of the flora and fauna on Mount Desert Island, which would eventually lead to the creation of Acadia National Park.

Location: Neighborhood House, Northeast Harbor
Contact Name: Virginia Mellen
Contact Phone #: (207) 276-9323
Event web page: http://www.mdihistory.org
Event Sponsor(s): Mount Desert Island Historical Society 

This is a free event.

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