John C. Pritzlaff Conservation Award 2012

The Honorable John C. Pritzlaff Conservation Award is given annually by the Santa Barbara Botanic Garden to recognize achievements in conservation both in California and around the world. The theme for this year is Conservation in a Time of Climate Change, and the event will honor the John C. Pritzlaff Conservation Award winner. Dr. Daniel Botkin. Dr. Botkin is a scientist who studies life from a planetary perspective, a biologist who has helped solve major environmental issues, and a writer about nature. He is the President of the Center for the Study of the Environment and Professor Emeritus, Department of Ecology, Evolution and Marine Biology at UCSB. He has written several popular books including No Man's Garden: Thoreau and a New Vision for Civilization and Nature, Discordant Harmonies: A New Ecology for the 21st Century and Environmental Science: Earth as a Living Planet.

March 1, 2012

Santa Barbara Botanic Garden