Next Class: 09/07/2017
Community Education: Imagine Lecture
Mayo Clinic Health System
1221 Whipple St.
Park in the free ramp.
"The Environmental and Cultural Legacy in the Cradle of Maya Civilization: Investigations and Conservation in the Mirador-Calakmul Basin of Guatemala and Mexico" presented by Richard D. Hansen, Ph.D.
Dr. Hansen has been leading archaeological research and scientific studies in northern Guatemala for 33 years, and is the director of the Mirador Basin Project in northern Guatemala. Some of his studies have identified some of the largest and earliest ancient cities in Central America. His research in the remote rain forests of northern Guatemala involves scholars from 66 universities and research institutions from around the world. Dr. Hansen’s work has been featured in 28 film documentaries.