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Boardwalk talks

All Boardwalk Talks are on Wednesdays at 11:15  

Come to the Estuarium to participate in a dialog with the experts at the Dauphin Island Sea Lab.  The Northern Gulf Institute presents a series of informal conversations about all things scientific in the Gulf of Mexico region.  These brief talks are free and the series will cover a broad range of topics; check monthly for a schedule.

April 2014

Wednesday, April 2, 2014 hosted by
MyeongHee Max Han, Ph.D. Student

Sea Surface Temperature from Space
It is expensive, impractical, even impossible, to directly measure Sea Surface Temperature (SST) over large areas. But satellites can measure SST across the entire global ocean within days. Satellite data offer many advantages, including large coverage, continuity, immediacy, and consistency. Come to the Estuarium and learn about this amazing technology.

Wednesday, April 16, 2014 hosted by
Kayla DaCosta

Manatees in Alabama
With warmer temperatures on the way, manatees will once again be visiting Alabama waters. Manatees migrate long distances every year to find suitable habitat. Come learn more about these unique animals and the research we have been doing to monitor their use of habitat in Alabama.



Schedule subject to change; check back for updates and next month’s schedule.
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