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Science Saturday: How are the Turtles Doing?

February 2 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm


Join us for Science Saturdays as we tackle today’s most pressing scientific, environmental, & sustainability issues in an informal atmosphere.
February 2: How are the Turtles Doing?
Presenter: John Wnek, Project Terrapin Marine Academy of Technology and Environmental Science, Project Terrapin
Two part session! Session 1 – Family Program, 10:00am- 11:00am – How was turtle reproduction in 2018? How will they keep up with sea level rise? Bring your family to meet and interact with some of our local turtle species up close and personal. Session 2 – Adults, 11:00am-12:30pm – Dr. Wnek will focus on the continuing efforts to understand how derelict fishing gear is impacting Barnegat Bay with updates regarding bycatch and a project on blue crab captures.


Long Beach Island Foundation of the Arts & Science
120 Long Beach Blvd
Loveladies, NJ 08008 United States
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