1st Parrot Release in The Americas Virtual Symposium organized by Dr. Brightsmith lab

Dr. Don Brightsmith’s lab, in collaboration with the Mesoaerican Parrot Network and The Macaw Society, is proud to announce the first Parrot Release in the Americas Virtual Symposium and Workshop.

This innovative event, sponsored in part by the Schubot Center for Avian Health, aims to unite experts in parrot release from across the Americas, fostering discussions on the latest advancements and challenges in parrot release and conservation. The program is thoughtfully crafted to facilitate information exchange and networking opportunities for individuals with diverse backgrounds, including scientists, rescue and release centers, conservation NGOs, and government regulators.

Parrot Release in The Americas

Scheduled for November 29th, from 8 am to 6 pm Central American Time, this event will provide a comprehensive exploration of the field. Participation is free of charge, but registration is mandatory.

This international and bilingual event is sponsored in part by the Schubot Avian Health Center and will feature speakers from across the US and Latin America.

The event organizers, Dr. Don Brightsmith and Dr. Gabriela Vigo-Trauco, members of the Schubot Center and co-directors of The Macaw Society, along with Dr. Thom White from the Puerto Rican Parrot Recovery Network and Martin Lezama MS from the Parrot Thematic Group, cordially invite you to join this symposium and contribute to the collective knowledge and efforts in parrot reintroduction.

Register now to secure your spot. We look forward to your participation!