In celebration of Oceans Week HFX and World Oceans Day, Torpedo Rays Scuba Adventures SeaFoxes’ Ladies Dive Club and the Ocean Tracking Network (OTN) invite you to Dive Against Debris at Terence Bay Wharf along Nova Scotia’s iconic Lighthouse Route.
On June 7, 2019, MAPC will be highlighting fishing pressure (intentional and not), underwater noise, loss of prey availability, marine pollution, ocean acidification and more. Act as your favourite sea creature and experience the marine world through their eyes as we transform the gazebo and bring the underwater on land.
Patagonia in partnership with Alexander Keith's is hosting a screening of the movie Artifishal and a social gathering in the brewery courtyard. We will have ocean inspired art on display, beer samples and a host of booths promoting sustainable ocean and fishery groups
On-lookers will have a chance to experience how they perform animal collections. They will be encouraged to ask questions, make observations and learn more about the invertebrates that live in our shorelines.
The purpose of this informative and celebratory event is to heighten public awareness, general acknowledgement and appreciation about the fundamental value that the Bras d'Or Lake possesses for all Nova Scotian’s. As World Oceans Day is being celebrated on June 8th, we consider this a special occasion for Cape Breton Island's own participation in this world-wide event.
Waste talk: Crash course on recycling: what goes where, potential to include at home composting waste reduction component.
Live vicariously as a seafloor habitat mapper through Jillian while she describes her experiences as a cartography graduate and research assistant intern working on several recent projects and other innovative case studies that the Applied Oceans Research team is involved in.
The Halifax Freediving Club will host a free, public screening of the documentary film "Dolphin Man".