World Oceans Day Celebrations June 6th-8th

May 26th, 2014

Danielle Nichols

WOD
World Oceans Day Celebrations June 6th-8th

GET OUT OF YOUR SHELL COME FATHOM THE DEEP

 

World Oceans Day Celebrations

June 6 to June 8, 2014

Explore the Ocean in Our Own Backyard!

 

Be a scientist for the day! Come to Middle Cove Beach and carry out a shoreline survey of biodiversity. Meet the harp seals at the Ocean Sciences Centre in Logy Bay. Come onboard the M/V Coastal Explorer in Holyrood.

 

Get a rare view of the underwater world as you ‘FLY’ a remotely operated vehicle (ROV). Get up close and personal with local species such as sea stars and urchins at the Petty Harbour Mini Aquarium. Bring your waders and rubber boots to Newman Sound in Terra Nova National Park and explore the estuary habitat of Saltons Brook.

 

Brought to you by Parks Canada, Ocean Sciences Centre, Holyrood Marine Base, Town of Holyrood, Town of Logy Bay-Middle Cove-Outer Cove, Petty Harbour Mini Aquarium, & the Oceans Learning Partnership

FOR A DETAILED SCHEDULE OF EVENTS & ACTIVITIES

  https://www.oceansnl.net/world_oceans_day.html 

 

Contact

Ocean Sciences

230 Elizabeth Ave

St. John's, NL A1B 3X9 CANADA

Tel: (709) 864-2530

Fax: (709) 864-2552

becomestudent@mun.ca