[MARMAM] 4th Annual Right Whale Festival- Saturday, November 17, 2012- Jacksonville Beach, Florida

Cheryl Bonnes cheryl.bonnes at noaa.gov
Wed Nov 14 10:40:07 PST 2012


*4th Annual Right Whale Festival- Saturday, November 17, 2012- Jacksonville
Beach, Florida*



The 4th Annual Right Whale Festival will be held this Saturday, November
17, 2012, at the Sea Walk Pavilion in Jacksonville Beach, Florida.  Come
celebrate the endangered right whales annual return to Northeast Florida!  This
free event features over 50 exhibitors, live music, a beach clean-up, kids
activities including a right whale obstacle course, a beach 5K run/walk,
great food and much more!  Below is the schedule for the speakers tent,
where attendees can learn more about local marine mammals directly from the
scientists that study them.  Visit www.rightwhalefestival.org for a
complete schedule of events or find us on Facebook!


 Speakers tent schedule:

10:30am               Kids Activity: Can you hear me now?   -   Mayport
Elementary Coastal Science Academy

11:00am               Picture Perfect: Right Whale Photo ID   -   Katie
Jackson

11:30am               Waltzes with Giants   -   Peter Stone

12:00pm               Welcome: Stella’s Whale Migration   -   Wyland
Foundation

12:30pm               WILD & FREE, Bottlenose dolphins   -   Peach Hubbard

1:00pm                 Meet the Mighty Manatee   -   Nadia Gordon

1:30pm                 Right Whale Advocacy   -   Tom Larson

2:00pm                 High in the Sky: Right Whale Aerial Surveys   -   Jen
Jakush

2:30pm                 Protecting Wild Dolphins and Florida Whales   -
  Stephen
D. McCulloch

3:00pm                 Kids Activity: How big is your whale?   -   Mayport
Elementary Coastal Science Academy

3:30pm                 Sea Shepherd: Defending Ocean Wildlife Worldwide   -
  Jennifer Mishler

4:00pm                 Not Just Snowbirds: Get to know your St. Johns River
Dolphins   -   Quincy Gibson


Posted by Cheryl Bonnes (cheryl.bonnes at noaa.gov)
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