Monday, June 8, 2020, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
This event is free with Museum admission.
With a goal of promoting Ocean conservation by preventing plastic pollution, “Together We can Protect and Restore our Ocean” is the theme for UN-designated World Oceans Day. Celebrate at HMNS with a “dive” on life-size 2D coral reefs of the Gulf of Mexico with Dr. Adrienne Correa of Rice plus presentations by Rice University’s BioSciences Department. At various hands-on stations, researchers from several organizations will share their appreciation for the oceans and marine life and ways we can help in their conservation.
This event is co-sponsored by Rice University’s BioSciences Department, Texas A&M University at Galveston, and HMNS.