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Wednesday November 11

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7:00 PM  –  9:00 PM


Manatees and Mermaids: A Perspective from 40 Years in the Field Studying Florida's Beloved Marine Mammal with Dr. James "Buddy" Powell


Dr. James "Buddy" Powell, Executive Director of Clearwater Marine Aquarium Research Institute, has spent 40 years studying and conserving manatees across their range. In this presentation, he shares myths and legends surrounding the manatee, current threats toward their survival, and a brief history of manatee research and conservation, along with some of his field experiences with manatees across several countries.

Please note this program will be hosted via Zoom. Registration confirmation with Zoom meeting details will be sent to the email address provided at check out.


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