CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) - Southeast Missouri State University says "Animal Planet" host and leading conservationist Jeff Corwin will speak April 10, closing out the 2012-2013 Speakers Series.
Corwin’s presentation, “Tales from the Field with Jeff Corwin,” is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. in the Show Me Center. The show will feature several exotic animals, most of which are reptiles and snakes.
A passionate supporter of the environment, Corwin has been working for the conservation of endangered species and delicate ecosystems around the world for nearly three decades. An Emmy Award-winning television host, Corwin is best known for hosting “Animal Planet's” immensely popular “Jeff Corwin Experience,” which reaches a multitude of viewers in the United States and is viewed in more than 70 countries. Now the host of ABC’s Saturday morning series “Ocean Mysteries,” Corwin leads the weekly undersea adventure in conjunction with the Georgia Aquarium in Atlanta.