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Webinar: Sea Otter Heroes – The Predators that Saved an Ecosystem

December 5 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

What do you call a group of resting sea otters?  A float? A huddle?  A raft? A cuddle?

If your answer is raft, you’re either a good guesser or you know a few things about sea otters.  But did you know they are also heroes? Join the Elakha Alliance on Tuesday December 5th at 6:00pm PDT for a webinar featuring guest speaker, Patricia Newman.

Patricia Newman, award-winning author and environmentalist, will lead us in a behind-the-scenes peek into a sea otter mystery that remained hidden until one scientist dared to think outside the box. Find out about his discovery and how it impacts YOU. Whether you’re a scientist, a parent, or a child, join us for some interactive fun and a raffle for a free copy of Sea Otter Heroes.

Patricia Newman is the author of the Sibert Honor and Green Earth Book Award title Sea Otter Heroes: The Predators that Saved an Ecosystem. She uses social and environmental injustice to empower her readers to seek connections to the real world and to use their imaginations to act on behalf of their communities.

Patricia’s books have received multiple starred reviews and awards. Many of her titles have been included in the Bank Street College’s Best Books of the Year lists. Her newest title, A River’s Gifts: The Mighty Elwha River Reborn, is a Kirkus Best Picture Book and an ALA Notable Book. To learn more, visit Patricia’ website at patriciamnewman.com or connect with her on Twitter (now X), Instagram, and Facebook.

Buy a copy of SEA OTTER HEROES and email Patricia your receipt and your address. She will send you a signed book plate. Buy from your favorite independent bookstore, AmazonBookshop.org, or Patricia’s publisher.

 

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Date:
December 5
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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