November monthly meeting – Sea Turtles *location change*

Date/Time

Saturday, November 21, 2015
10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Description

Leatherback

*Please note – the Museum of Natural History is undergoing renovations this month, and we can’t meet there. Instead, we will meet at the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic.*

Did you know that there are 4 species of sea turtles found off the coast of Atlantic Canada?  Come learn about these amazing animals, including the largest turtle in the world – the leatherback sea turtle! Kayla Hamelin, of the Canadian Sea Turtle Network, will introduce us to these incredible animals, their jellyfish food, their migrations across the globe, and the threats they face in our waters and beyond. She will also share the amazing story of the fishermen and scientists in Nova Scotia who are working together to study and conserve these endangered animals.

Location

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Maritime Museum of the Atlantic

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