Steve Tapia Shares Wildlife Stories Sept. 20

Author Steve Tapia presents a talk Sept. 20 at the Los Alamos Nature Center on how certain animals prepare for winter. Courtesy/U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
 
PEEC News:
 
Author Steve Tapia reveals how the western tanager, coyote and pika three different animals prepare for winter during a presentation at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 20 at the Los Alamos Nature Center, 2600 Canyon Road.
 
Tapia is a local author who resides in Taos. His best-known book, De la Tierra: The Natural World of Northern New Mexico, depicts the flora and fauna populating area landscape.
 
“Teaching people about wildlife and nature is in my blood,” he says, and nothing could be closer to the truth. Having worked for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and numerous wildlife sanctuaries, Tapia cherishes all that New Mexico has to offer. He now shares his passion for wildlife through writing and storytelling.
 
This event is free to the public, and no advance registration is required.
 
For more information about this and other Pajarito Environmental Education Center (PEEC) programs, visit www.peecnature.org, email programs@peecnature.org or call 505.662.0460.
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