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This event will be a special tour/ presentation at the Exploration Command Center. The focus will be the partnership between FAU Harborbranch with NOAA and GPS research. This is a paid event. Sign ups and your paid fee will be at our Sept. 9th Chapter meeting. Cash or check for the amount of $21.40(inc.tax). Space limited to this specially arranged tour to 15 Trekkers. They require me prepay this event on September 12th.
The event is free for this portion of our day/ visit. This specially arranged group interpretive tour, includes evolving exhibits and information about their latest research. This includes Marine Drug Discovery Marine Mammal Research and Conservation, Aquaculture, Marine Ecosystem Health. and Ocean Engineering. Sign ups are limited to 20 attendees, and confirmed signs ups will be at our September 9th chapter meeting.
We are pleased to welcome back fellow Tropical Trekker and Sr. Education Coordinator at the Oxbow Eco-Center, Wren Underwood as our October presenter. Wren is a local biologist, who has worked and played in Florida's nature areas for more than 30 years. She has certified hundreds of students while serving as a Florida Naturalist Instructor. Tonight her focus is "Water and Wildlife: A Dynamic Dance". (How water quantity and quality affects our wildlife and trails.)
Our featured speaker will be Tyler Treadway, noted reporter and writer for Treasure Coast Newspapers. Tyler will share with us water quality updates, and the latest information regarding our fragile ecosystem.