Winter Wildlife Flicks! : Voyage to the Galapagos
January 26 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Enjoy a wonderful, wildlife-themed film on the BIG SCREEN, with surround sound, at the refuge visitor center on a Sunday afternoon! All films begin at 1:30 p.m. No preregistration for these films; simply show up!
Alan Alda follows in Charles Darwin’s footsteps, meeting the animals and birds that inspired Darwin’s theory of evolution. Alda joins scientists who witness the daily struggle for survival that has shaped the Galapagos Islands’ unique wildlife. As he experiences the enchantment of the islands, he learns of efforts to protect them from alien invaders including the 60,000 eco-tourists who visit every year. (2010; run time: 1 hour)