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Dr. Erik Johnson, Audubon Louisiana (2018)




Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2018-08-29

Duration: 00:34:11

Subjects: Rotary Club of Baton Rouge | Nature | BIRDS | National Audubon Society


  • Johnson, Erik Speaker


A speech by Dr. Erik Johnson before the Baton Rouge Rotary Club on August 29, 2018. Dr. Johnson is the director of bird conservation for Audubon Louisiana. He discusses: the importance of birds to the ecosystem; the growing loss of bird habitat due to coastal land loss in Louisiana; avian migration patterns along the Mississippi Flyway; and the basics of backyard conservation. He also answers questions from the audience.