Noppadol Paothong is a photographer at the Missouri Department of Conservation, and his pictures appear regularly in its magazines, Missouri Conservationist and Xplor.
Come and celebrate the opening ceremony of a book, “Sage Grouse, Icon of the West” by Noppadol Paothong and Kathy Love! Noppadol will share stories about the book and behind-the-scene images/videos.
The “Sage Grouse, Icon of the West” is a 180-page hardbound book that lavishly illustrates a spectacular bird, sage-grouse, native and unique to the West, and the land they depend on, in photographs and words. The writer, Kathy Love, will also join the ceremony to autograph the book. For more information about the book, go to www.iconofthewest.com.