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Coastal Stewards: Introduction to the Georgia Coast

October 12, 2019, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

| $76

This program will provide an overview of the geology and ecology of the Georgia coast. Participants will practice using scientific equipment in the field and explore a variety of coastal habitats alongside environmental educators. Activities will include trawling on the R/V Sea Dawg, a maritime forest walk and a plankton/invertebrate lab.

Register online here by October 7.

Lodging in the UGA Aquarium dorms is available for an additional $30 per person per night.

Contact Kayla Clark at kayla270@uga.edu or 912-598-3345 with questions.

The Coastal Stewards program is a series of environmental education workshops targeted to adults living on or visiting the Georgia coast. The goal of the program is to engage adults in activities designed to improve their knowledge of coastal ecosystems, enhance understanding of current issues impacting coastal communities, and inspire stewardship of natural resources. Each workshop contains a mixture of lecture, lab and field activities using scientific and recreational equipment.

Details

Date:
October 12, 2019
Time:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cost:
$76
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Venue

UGA Marine Education Center And Aquarium
30 Ocean Science Circle Savannah,GA31411United States
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