Schedule

2018 SCHEDULE

Saturday, April 28th, 2018

10:00 AM - Aquaculture Tour

10:30 AM - Greg Bongey, Geological Oceanography Lab, presents: “Obscure Wonders”

11:00 AM - Wetland Tour

11:00 AM - Patricia Eichler, Geological Oceanography Lab, presents: “What is sinking in the ocean? How to capture sinking organisms, particles, and poop”

11:30 AM - Puppet Show

12:00 PM - Jennifer Johnson, Vertebrate Ecology Lab, presents: “Weighing the Weanlings: Northern elephant seal edition”

12:30 PM - Brijonnay Madrigal, Vertebrate Ecology Lab, presents: “Listen Up: Sounds of the sea in Central California”

1:00 PM - Aquaculture Tour

1:00 PM - Patrick Daniel, Physical Oceanography Lab, presents: “Get Stoked: How waves influence nearshore processes”

1:30 PM - Puppet Show

2:00 PM - Amanda Heidt, Invertebrate Zoology Lab, presents: “The Path to Becoming a Marine Scientist”

2:00 PM - Searching for Marine Life Tour (2-4pm)

2:00 PM - Wetland Tour

2:30 PM - Melissa Nehmens, Pacific Shark Research Lab, presents: “Born to be wild: the many ways baby elasmobranchs are born”

3:00 PM - Puppet Show

3:30 PM - Laurel Lam, Ichthyology Lab, presents: "California Nearshore Fisheries: Past, Present, and Future"

4:00 PM - Ross Clark, Central Coast Wetlands Group, presents: “Findings on future risks of sea level rise on the Moss Landing/lower Salinas Valley area”

4:30 PM - Jim Harvey, MLML Director, presents: “1.5 Million Pounds swimming by Monterey Bay: The gray whale migration”

Sunday, April 29th, 2018

10:00 AM - Aquaculture Tour

10:30 AM - Greg Bongey, Geological Oceanography Lab, presents: “Return to the Sea”

11:00 AM - June Shrestha, Ichthyology Lab, presents: “Do fish pee? What’s in it?”

11:00 AM - Wetland Tour

11:30 AM - Puppet Show

12:00 PM - Alex Olson, Chemical Oceanography Lab, presents: “Marine Mercury: Coastal Biogeochemical Shenanigans”

12:30 PM - Jim Harvey, MLML Director, presents: “It’s not the cheese: Whales, turtles and seabirds come to California each year for the food”

1:00 PM -  Aquaculture Tour

1:00 PM - Rachel Brooks, Ichthyology Lab,presents: "Vámanos á Mexico: Marine Environmental Studies of the Gulf of California"

1:30 PM -  Puppet Show

2:00 PM - Searching for Marine Life Tour (2-4pm)

2:00 PM - Wetland Tour

2:00 PM - Amber Reichert, Pacific Shark Research Lab, presents: “The curious case of catshark egg cases: exploring nursery grounds in the Monterey Bay”

2:30 PM - Amanda Heidt, Invertebrate Zoology Lab,presents: “Mud Dragons and Water Bears: The Hidden Beasts Beneath Your Feet”

3:00 PM - Puppet Show

3:30 PM - Steve Ryan, Physical Oceanography Lab, presents: “Coral Reef Survival”

4:00 PM - Katie Lage, MLML Librarian, presents: “Facilitating Science though Data Rescue: Processing the Ellen C. Weaver Archive”

4:30 PM - Cara Clark, Central Coast Wetlands Group, presents: “Taking the Pulse of California’s Wetlands”