[Coral-List] World Ocean Day

Judith Lang jlang at riposi.net
Sat Jun 5 08:10:44 EDT 2010

Thanks to Elizabeth Ban for reminding us that World Ocean Day is this  
coming Tuesday, June 8th.

Celebrations in Jamaica will include the opening at the Island Village  
in Ocho Rios of Florida State University's (2008) revision of Our  
Reefs:Caribbean Connections traveling exhibit. (Jeremy Jackson is  
acknewledged as having directed the original, 1996, bilingual version  
of this exhibit.)

Judy Lang

Begin forwarded message:

From: Elizabeth Ban <elizabeth.ban at aya.yale.edu>

Date: June 2, 2010 4:39:28 PM EDT

To: List Coral <coral-list at coral.aoml.noaa.gov>

Subject: [Coral-List] Brave New Ocean - Dr. Jeremy Jackson

Apologies for cross-posting...

*Brave New Ocean, a talk by Dr. Jeremy Jackson*

*Tuesday, June 8*

*6:00 pm*

*Baird Auditorium (Ground Floor), Smithsonian's Museum of Natural  

*Free and open to the public*

The ocean is essential to all life but experts agree that there are  
changes affecting the ocean and how it functions. On World Ocean Day,  
join us for an evening of deep thinking with *Dr. Jeremy Jackson* from  
Scripps Institution of Oceanography as he discusses ocean biodiversity  
loss in his talk “Brave New Ocean”

  Dr. Jackson’s lecture will kick off *Changing Tides: A Series of  
Ocean Discussions* in which top ocean scientists talk about current  
research and how it is helping to change the tide in ocean science and  

This series is brought to you by Smithsonian’s Museum of Natural  
History and the Centers for Ocean Sciences Education Excellence  
(COSEE) and made possible through a grant from the National Science  

Live webcast of “Brave New Ocean” on the award-winning Ocean Portal http://ocean.si.edu/ocean-videos/changingtides

elizabeth.ban at aya.yale.edu

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