[Coral-List] 11th ICRS: Schedule, Exhibits & Ed. Center
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Fri May 2 09:33:14 EDT 2008
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Check out the 11ICRS SYMPOSIUM SCHEDULE July 7-11, 2008 www.nova.edu/ncri/11icrs/sciprogram_schedule.html
EXHIBITS RESERVE TODAY!!: (Largest Symposium Attendance Ever-Advance registration of over 2000 already.) To exhibit in our Exhibit Hall or Educational Center, contact Janet Kearney, at jkearney at faseb.org or go to: www.nova.edu/ncri/11icrs/exhibits.html
Exhibit Area EDUCATION CENTER Activities:
MONDAY, July 7, 2008: IYOR 2008 Celebration
TUESDAY, July 8, 2008: Educational Activities: For K-12 Teachers and Students
Educational Resources for Coral Reef Awareness and Conservation, by Marci Wulff and Paulo Maurin, NOAA Coral Reef Conservation Program
Guardians of the Reef, by Romina King, Guam Coastal Management Program
Lleve su Bolsita (Bring Your Own Bag) of Puerto Rico, by Brandi Todd, University of Puerto Rico
AWARE Kids Program for Educators and Dive Professionals: Marine Science & Conservation Activities for K5th, by Jenny Miller Garmendia, Project AWARE Foundation
WEDNESDAY, July 9, 2008: Focus: Florida
The Smithsonian in Florida, by Laura Diederick, Smithsonian Marine Station
Gifts from the Sea, by Gary Bremen, Biscayne National Park
Stop the Spread of Non-Native Marine Species, by Maia McGuire, University of Florida Sea Grant
The Southeast Florida Coral Reef Initiative: A Regional Approach to Coral Reef Conservation, by Christopher Boykin, Florida Department of Environmental Protection, Coral Reef Conservation Program and Southeast Florida Coral Reef Initiative
THURSDAY, July 10, 2008: Coral Reef Conservation
Jamaicas Forgotten Frontier: Bringing Pedro Bank into the Conservation Fold, by Nathalie Zenny and Julianne Robinson, The Nature Conservancy
Demonstration of ReefBase Information Systems Focused on Coral Reef Resources & Management, by Moi Khim Tan and Pip Cohen, The WorldFish Center
Demonstration of the CoralWatch Reef Monitoring Program for Educators and Dive Professionals, by Ania Budziak, Project AWARE Foundation, and Dave Logan, CoralWatch, University of Queensland
FT. LAUDERDALE, FLORIDA: Visit www.nova.edu/ncri/11icrs/venue.html or www.sunny.org for local information.
11th ICRS REGISTRATION: www.nova.edu/ncri/11icrs/registration.html
QUESTIONS?: General Info: 11icrs-secretariat at mail.ocean.nova.edu; Exhibits: jkearney at faseb.org; Sponsorships: dodge at nova.edu
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