This was a special Earth Day edition of the Salazar Center’s Connecting for Conservation webinar series, featuring former Secretary of Interior Ken Salazar! Secretary Salazar was joined by Professor Stephen Mumme of Colorado State University in a discussion of cross-border conservation in North America. They explored successes, challenges, and opportunities for the future through examples such as Big Bend National Park, the Crown of the Continent, and the Colorado River Delta.

Secretary Ken Salazar

Founder, Salazar Center for North American Conservation, and Former US Secretary of the Interior, Colorado Attorney General, and US Senator

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Dr. Stephen Mumme

Professor, Political Science, Colorado State University

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Date Start Time End Time
April 22, 2020 12:00 pm 1:00 pm

Contact Information

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Key Themes

  • Connectivity
  • Conservation policy
  • Crossing boundaries
  • Healthy landscapes
  • Large landscapes