2019 Scgis Video / Map Gallery Interview: Karen Beardsley

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2019 Map Gallery Presentation:  Karen Beardsley, PhD

Director of Global Professional Programs, Global Affairs, Univ of California Davis.

Presenting on behalf of Leslie Backus, Royal Thimpu College, Bhutan


Interviewed by Team Mapitas  x2019TalkWebmap   xStorytelling xIndigenous Knowledge xCultural  


Dr. Karen Beardsley has been part of SCGIS since the early 1990's, when it was still informal discussions around campfires at the UC James Research Reserve near Palm Springs.  Dr. Beardsley was one of 3 Scgis International Leaders selected by John Schaeffer in 2012 to head up a new, independent, global conservation GIS training organization that came to be called "Train-the-Trainer.  Here she is presenting a new storymap about elder folk tales and traditions of Bhutan on behalf of Leslie Backus.