Mansfield Public Library
Paul Colburn, a graduate of the Master Wildlife Conservationist Program (MWCP) and certified Master Wildlife Conservationist (MWC) will give a presentation on coyotes.
The MWCP is a Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection (DEEP) adult education program that trains volunteer participants in the fields of wildlife management, natural history and interpretation. The purpose of the program is to develop a volunteer corps capable of providing education, outreach, and service for state agencies, environmental organizations, libraries, schools, and the general public. In addition to his work as a MWC Paul volunteers for the Red Cross, and Wesleyan University Admissions. Paul has served on the Board of Directors of Special Wishes Inc., an organization devoted to assisting families facing life threatening childhood diseases. He is past President of Residents Advocating Conservation, has been active in local politics, youth athletics and served on many local boards and commissions. His interests include the outdoors, nature, hiking, biking, technology, politics, and travel. Paul holds a BA from Wesleyan University and served honorably in the United States Army.