New Zealand’s Invertebrates, with a focus on weta.

Dr Briar Taylor Smith will talk about NZ’s invertebrate diversity focusing on NZ’s weta and how she has been sharing her love of bugs with Waikato children.

 Briar is the Waikato Branch Forest and BIrd co-ordinator of the children's environment club. She is an amazingly enthusiastic person. She encourages children's interest in and awareness of the importance of understanding and protecting our natural fauna and flora.