| 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.
Wednesday, February 5, 2014 hosted by
Joe Ingraham, Aquarist
Seahorses in the Estuarium
Join us for a talk about the fascinating seahorses that we have right here in the Gulf of Mexico. Learn about the many challenges to keeping them healthy, happy, and fed in aquariums. We will also discuss the strange fact that the males give birth to their young! Some of the many challenges these fish face in the wild will also be discussed.
Wednesday, February 19, 2014 hosted by
Keeping the Sea Free of Debris
Marine debris is human-created waste that has been deliberately or accidentally released into the water. Much of this debris takes decades, or even centuries, to break down. It can pose a serious threat to many animals, as well as to boats and humans. There are many simple things you can do to keep the sea trash free!
Schedule subject to change; check back for updates and next month’s schedule.
For more information, visit www.disl.org
Or call 251-861-2141