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Alayne Oriol-Cotterill, PhD

Lion Landscapes
Founder and Director

Alayne Oriol-Cotterill, PhD is Founder and Director of Lion Landscapes. She began her field conservation and research career in 1991 and, over the past 25 years, she has spent more time in the field with wild lions than nearly any conservationist alive today. Her vast experience working with diverse teams throughout East and Southern Africa, along with her commitment to research and natural aptitude and resourcefulness in the field, has positioned her as a unique leader and conservation strategist. Through Lion Landscapes, Alayne uses innovative research and conservation initiatives to increase the capacity of stakeholders to manage and conserve their large carnivore populations, in landscapes that are important to the long term survival of lion. Alayne has a PhD from Oxford University, is a member of the African Lion Working Group and recipient of two Panthera Kaplan Graduate Awards. 

My Speakers Sessions

Monday, September 25

2:00pm MDT