Community Events

Talk by Dr. Paul Scofield, Senior Curator Natural History, Canterbury Museum

29 Jul 2020 10:00am - 29 Jul 2020 12:00pm

Dr. Paul Scofield, Senior Curator Natural History, Canterbury Museum will talk. Professor Paul Scofield has worked at the Canterbury Museum since 2001 and is now Senior Curator Natural History. He is also an adjunct Professor in the School of Geological Sciences at the University of Canterbury. He will speak to us about the “Squarwkzilla” exhibition at the Canterbury Museum. This exhibition features the monster birds and animals excavated from a site at St. Bathans, in which he was very involved. Many of our members will have seen this exhibition, which featured our tropical and previously unknown past.