• Matanzas Creek Winery

Celebrate the Bennett Valley region and learn about the mountain lions living here from Alex Hettena, research associate for our Living with Lions program. Alex will give a 45 minute presentation and we’ll have lots of great info on hand at our table. Grab a glass of wine and drop by!  

Matanzas Creek Winery
6097 Bennett Valley Road
Santa Rosa, California 95404

General Admission: $50; Matanzas Creek Winery Member:$30

Website: https://www.matanzascreek.com/visit/events

About Alex Hettena: Prior to joining our Living with Lions team, Alex participated in field studies with mule deer at the Rocky Mountain Biological Laboratory in Gothic, CO, white-lipped peccaries in Brazil, jaguars and pumas in Paraguay, degus (bush-tailed rats) in Chile, and gray wolves in northeastern Washington. Her research interests include carnivore-human interaction, specifically the carnivore-livestock conflict, with a greater goal of carnivore conservation. Alex holds a master’s degree from Pace University and a bachelor’s degree in biology from Vanderbilt University.

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