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75th Anniversary of the Society for the History of Natural History
From Royal Gifts to Biodiversity Conservation: The History and Development of Menageries, Zoos and Aquariums
Thursday 19th and Friday 20th May 2011@ Chester Zoo, UK
This international Symposium is being held in celebration of the 75th Anniversary of the Society for the History of Natural History. It is a joint collaboration between Chester Zoo, the Society for the History of Natural History and the Linnean Society, supported by WAZA the and the Bartlett Society. The focus of the symposium is to provide a comprehensive overview of the history and development of living wild animal collections across the world. Symposium proceedings will be made available.