The NCTC Conservation Lecture Series

The National Conservation Training Center invites prominent conservationists, writers, historians, scientists, filmmakers, and educators to discuss their work to a broad and interested public. All talks are held at the Byrd Auditorium at the National Conservation Training Center.  No tickets or reservations are required, and the public is encouraged to attend. These talks are co-sponsored by The Friends of the NCTC.


If you would like more information on the speaker series contact: Mark Madison, 304-876-7276,

These lecture series are recorded and can be viewed on the NCTC's Virtual Conservation Lecture Series web page.

Future Events:

To be held at the National Conservation Training Center, Byrd Auditorium: (More information to follow.)

  •  June 4 at 7pm – “Earth's Emergency Room - Saving Species as the Planet and Politics Get Hotter” with author Lowell Baier
  • August 22 at 7pm – "Tenacious Beasts" with author Christopher Preston

Upcoming Events