Seminar on Nurturing Seafood

May 15, 2020 - 1:00 AM
OIMB Spring Seminar Series

Kelp forest on Haida Gwaii.\Photo by Lynn Lee.

The Oregon Institute of Marine Biology’s Spring 2020 Seminar Series has moved online.  The public is welcome to sit in through Zoom at no cost.

On Friday, May 15, the speaker will be fishery biologist Lynn Lee, speaking on “Chiixuu Tll iinasdll nurturing seafood to grow in Gwaii Haanas: from kelp restoration to zombie urchins.”

Lee is an artist as well as an ecologist, working on Haida Gwaii in Canada.  She is a marine ecologist with the Gwaii Haanas National Park Reserve and is working closely with divers and the local community in order to restore the dwindling kelp forests. (Haida Gwaii consists of the islands formerly known as the Queen Charlottes.)

Most of the seminars in this series will be on Fridays at this time. The seminars in this series are free, but are password protected.  For information, or to request the password, contact organizer Aaron Galloway,  Be sure to allow 24 hours’ notice.

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Meeting ID: 178 063 625