Rafael de la Parra Joins AMQC - Whale Shark Conservation At Niabi Zoo
January 11, 2019•10 min
In order to gather information on the Whale Shark population and their habitat, brand new technology is being utilized involving real-time satellite telemetry and behavior tags. Marine Biologist Rafael de la Parra will speak about Whale shark conservation through innovative science, Sunday at 3 p.m., as part of the Niabi Zoo's Conservation and Science Speaker Series. Zoo Members, Zoo Volunteers, & College Students (with Valid ID) can attend for no charge. Non-members can attend for $8 per person. There is no parking fee to attend. Rafael joined AM Quad Cities!