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"One Year After the Gulf Oil Spill" Webcast on April 19th

Where do things stand with wildlife, seafood, and the clean-up? Hear from a panel of experts discussing what happened, what we have learned, and the current status of the Gulf of Mexico one year after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill began:

  • Dr. David Hollander, Chemical Oceanographer from University of South Florida
  • Dr. Judilee Marrow, Veterinarian at Smithsonian National Zoo
  • Dr. John Stein, Acting Science and Research Director of the Northwest Fisheries Science Center, NOAA Fisheries
  • Dr. James Bonner, Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Clarkson University
WHEN: Tuesday, April 19, 2011 at 6:30 pm
WHERE: Baird Auditorium, National Museum of Natural History; Free & Open to the Public. ASL interpretation will be provided.
WEBCAST: Watch the live presentation on April 19 at 6:30pm EDT by visiting this link.

This panel is the third installment of "Changing Tides: A Series of Ocean Discussions" in which top ocean scientists explain current research and how it is helping to change the tide in ocean science and conservation.