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Protecting our Oceans: Perils and Progress in California
Wednesday 25 April 2018, 06:00pm - 09:00pm

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April 25, 20186:30 – 7:00 pm

Registration, Tabling & Networking7:00 – 9:00 pm Program

Located and Co-sponsored:Marin Art and Garden CenterThe Studio Building, 30 Sir Francis Drake Blvd, Ross, CA

Meet and ask questions of local experts: What are they doingto help the California Pacific? What can you do?Our planet depends on healthy oceans and it is alarming to see the impactsof climate change, reef destruction, multiple pollution inputs, and over-fishing.This program will address some of the threats to our oceans and solutionsbeing implemented in California, focusing on ocean food webs, m arine mammals,offshore and coastal restoration projects, and other conservation measures.Program SpeakersKeynote Speaker:Ellie Cohen, President & CEO, Point Blue Conservation ScienceBiography

Panel of Experts on Pollutions & Solutions:Jeff Boehm, Exec. Director, Marine Mammal Center: Oil Spills & ToxicityMichael Stocker, Exec. Director, Ocean Conservation Research: Ocean Noise PollutionEllie Cohen, CEO, Point Blue: Excess CO2Youth Perspective:Heirs to Our Oceans, Plastics & Fertilizer Pollution and the work of our next generation

Information and Registration at www.MarinEFM.org

$10 in advance or $15/day of the event.

Additional discounts for members

 

Location Marin Art and Garden Center 30 Sir Francis Drake, Ross, C