Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Diversity, Equity, Inclusion (DEI) and Field Safety

April 5 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Murry Burgess holding a bird and a snake

Join the Island Wildlife – Cape Fear chapter of North Carolina Wildlife Federation for a webinar on the intersection of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Field Safety with author, ecologist, and biologist Murry Burgess. As a preview, you may read her excellent article on this topic in WALTER Magazine here.

Murry Burgess is an Associate Wildlife Biologist®, Urban Ecologist, Environmental Educator, and Children’s Author. She is currently pursuing her PhD in Wildlife and Conservation Biology at NC State University researching the health and developmental impacts of sensory pollutants on songbirds. Murry is also an avid birder and JEDI advocate. Growing up in the Deep South, Murry has witnessed and experienced racial and gender injustice. She uses her experiences to inform her pursuit of justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion in academia and the natural sciences

Register here!


April 5
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Event Category: