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NEW venue and date for our upcoming workshop! Linking Science Communication to Municipal Planning for Resilience

October 31, 2017

Join us as we improve resilience through bridging science communication to our local planning audience.  This workshop will bring engaged scientists together with planners, floodplain managers, and other local decision makers to explore resiliency issues and planning needs and identify how best to apply scientific research to improve local planning efforts by uniting and improving communication among the academic and planning communities.

To register and for more information click here: https://missionaransas.org/linking-science-communication-municipal-

Read more about NEW venue and date for our upcoming workshop! Linking Science Communication to Municipal Planning for Resilience
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NEW venue and date for our upcoming workshop! Linking Science Communication to Municipal Planning for Resilience

October 31, 2017

Join us as we improve resilience through bridging science communication to our local planning audience.  This workshop will bring engaged scientists together with planners, floodplain managers, and other local decision makers to explore resiliency issues and planning needs and identify how best to apply scientific research to improve local planning efforts by uniting and improving communication among the academic and planning communities.

To register and for more information click here: https://missionaransas.org/linking-science-communication-municipal-

Read more about NEW venue and date for our upcoming workshop! Linking Science Communication to Municipal Planning for Resilience
Workshop: Linking Science Communication to Municipal Planning for Resilience, September 27, 2017

Workshop: Linking Science Communication to Municipal Planning for Resilience, September 27, 2017

September 27, 2017

Join us as we improve resilience through bridging science communication to our local planning audience.  This workshop will bring engaged scientists together with planners, floodplain managers, and other local decision makers to explore resiliency issues and planning needs and identify how best to apply scientific research to improve local planning efforts by uniting and improving communication among the academic and planning communities.

Click here for more information and to register: https://missionaransas.org/linking-science-communication-municipal-

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2017 Teachers on the Estuary Workshop July 19-21

2017 Teachers on the Estuary Workshop July 19-21

July 19, 2017

 

The Mission-Aransas Reserve, in partnership with The Nueces Delta Preserve, will be hosting a summer Teachers On The Estuary (TOTE) Workshop. This FREE two and a half day workshop, scheduled July 19-21, 2017, is designed to help middle and high school teachers bring estuarine science into their classroom, laboratory and field programs.

The TOTE workshop is open to middle or high school science teachers who teach in one of the following Texas coastal watershed counties: Aransas, Austin, Bee, Brazoria, Brooks, Calhoun,

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Community Program Floating Habitat: A Balancing Act 5/13 10am-11am

Community Program Floating Habitat: A Balancing Act 5/13 10am-11am

May 13, 2017

Habitat balance is essential to our coastal estuaries and oceans. Sargassum seaweed is just one important nursery habitats for young fishes, crabs, shrimp and other invertebrates, as well as endangered sea turtles. Join UTMSI scientists as they share their research about these floating nurseries and what impact the Deepwater Horizon oil spill had on them.

We will meet at 10am in the Exploer Lab at The Marine Science Education Center (855 E. cotter Ave. Port Aransas). Please RSVP to Nicole Pringle at npringle@austin.

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Community Education Program - Fishy Behavior 4/29/2017 at 10am

Community Education Program - Fishy Behavior 4/29/2017 at 10am

April 29, 2017

 

Fishy Behavior

Saturday April 29th, 2017 at 10am 

Graduate student Alexis Khursigara will be teaching us about her current study that focuses on the behavior of fishes! You will have the opportunity to be a scientist for the morning as we get hands on and involved with her studies. Participants of all ages are welcome to join us!

We will meet at 10am in the Auditorium at The Marine Science Education Center (855 E. cotter Ave. Port Aransas). Please RSVP to Nicole Pringle at 

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Women In Marine Science Day 2017

Women In Marine Science Day 2017

February 4, 2017

 

The University of Texas Marine Science Institute (UTMSI) and Mission-Aransas Reserve are hosting its third Women In Marine Science Day on Saturday, February 4, 2017 from 8 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. at the Institute (855 East Cotter Avenue, Port Aransas, Texas 78373). The purpose of the event is to introduce girls in the 6-8th grade to marine science. The event will feature hands-on activities taught by women researchers at The University of Texas Marine Science Institute and from Texas Parks and Wildlife Department. Girls can use their

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Decision Support Tree Workshop, February 1, 2017

Decision Support Tree Workshop, February 1, 2017

February 1, 2017

Have you used online climate tools in planning or projects for your community?  Or wondered about how to choose the right online tool for your project?

Join us for a free workshop geared to inform the development of a Decision Support Tree! Register online at  goo.gl/jiAyik.  For questions contact Dana.Sjostrom@utexas.edu

We look forward to seeing you there!  A networking lunch starts at 11:30 - presentations begin at 12:30.

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