Vietnamese Delegation to Present Seminar at UM on Sept. 10

September 05, 2018

MISSOULA – The University of Montana will host three Vietnamese delegates who will present a special seminar on Monday, Sept. 10, about tourism, reforestation and human-wildlife conflicts in their country.

“Conservation and Education in the Dong Nai Biosphere Reserve, Vietnam” will be held at 4 p.m. in Social Science Building Room 344. The seminar is free and open to the public. Presenters will be Dr. Huoung Tu Vu, director of the Vietnam Forestry University, and the vice directors of the Dong Nai Biosphere Reserve, Huong Lan Dinh and Tam Minh.

A potluck dinner with the delegation will follow at 6 p.m. at 2300 Hilda Ave.

The seminar is sponsored by the Drollinger-Dial Family Foundation, UM’s Broader Impacts Group, the Maureen and Mike Mansfield Center, the W.A. Franke College of Forestry and Conservation, and Environmental Studies.

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Contact: Marilyn Marler, UM natural areas specialist, 406-544-7189, marilyn.marler@umontana.edu..