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Science on Tap: Sea Turtles and Red Tide

April 25 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Free

The Florida Museum and the UF Thompson Earth Systems Institute invite you to grab a local brew and learn how scientists have been saving sea turtles in the midst of last year’s lingering red tide at the next Science on Tap event.

The free event titled “Science on Tap: Sea Turtles and Red Tide,” takes place Thursday, April 25 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. at First Magnitude Brewing Co. located at 1220 SE Veitch St. in Gainesville.

Attendees will join a discussion led by Justin Perrault, director of research at Loggerhead Marinelife Center. Perrault has 13 years of experience working with sea turtles and has published 25 papers on a wide variety of topics dealing with red tide, toxicology, and marine organismal health.

Schedule:

6 p.m.
Event starts. Grab a bite and a brew and mingle with faculty and staff from the Florida Museum and the UF Thompson Earth Systems Institute.

7-8 p.m.
Audience discussion led by Perrault.

8-8:30 p.m.
Experience science with representatives from local organizations.

Organizer
Name: Chelsea Collison, Florida Museum

Phone: 352-273-2062

Email: ccollison@flmnh.ufl.edu

Venue
First Magnitude Brewing Company

1220 SE Veitch St.
Gainesville, FL 32601
Phone: 352-727-4677

Website: http://www.fmbrewing.com/

Details

Date:
April 25
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
Free
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First Magnitude Brewing Company
1220 SE Veitch St
Gainesville, FL 32601 United States
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Florida Museum of Natural History
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(352) 846-2000
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