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Currents & Crossroads: A Vision of Florida's Ocean & Coasts | Natural History Speaker Series

Thursday, December 9, 2021

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7p Dec 9
Natural History Speaker Series presents "Currents and Crossroads: A Vision of Florida's Ocean and Coasts"  
a presentation by Jon Paul Brooker, Ocean Conservancy

Florida’s ocean and coasts are at a crossroads. Algal blooms, oil and gas pollution, plastic trash and sea level rise threaten the state’s pristine beaches and waters. Come and hear about ways to address these challenges.

About the Speaker:
Jon Paul Brooker is the Director of Florida Conservation for Ocean Conservancy, a Washington, DC. based marine conservation non-profit with offices in St. Petersburg and Miami. He is an environmental attorney and sits on the Executive Council of the Environmental and Land Use Law Section of the Florida Bar. 

About the series: 
The Friends of Boyd Hill Nature Preserve and the St. Petersburg Parks and Recreation Department present the Natural History Speaker Series, a program that offers fascinating presentations on the natural and cultural history of Florida by individuals who are authorities in their fields.