FAU Harbor Branch World Oceans Day Celebration: “Keep the Sea Plastic Free”
Saturday, Jun 8, 2019 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location: FAU Harbor Branch Ocean Discovery Visitors Center
Category: Festivals/Family Fun
FAU Harbor Branch World Oceans Day Celebration: “Keep the Sea Plastic Free” Celebrate World Oceans Day by keeping the sea free of debris! Join us at FAU Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute to learn more about plastic pollution, ways that it can impact marine animals and how you can make a difference. This free event will be held at the Ocean Discovery Visitors Center and include the following activities:
· Scientist-led tours of the Ocean Discovery Visitors Center, highlighting important research at FAU Harbor Branch.
· A meet and greet with the FAU Harbor Branch Marine Mammal Rescue team.
· Tours of the FAU Harbor Branch Marine Mammal Ambulance, which was featured in the movie “Dolphin Tale 2”.
· Hands-on activities like dolphin, whale and sea turtle rescue simulations.
· Recycling drop-off (including plastic bags) and information from the St. Lucie County Recycling Program.
· Sustainable items available for purchase in the FAU Harbor Branch Gift Shop.
FAU Harbor Branch Ocean Discovery Visitors Center
5600 US 1
North Fort Pierce, FL 34946
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