Marine Resources Council
Earth Day Celebration
Ted Moorhead Lagoon House
April 21, 2018 from 9am to 2:30pm
Admission is FREE
Join the MRC for a day of Lagoon learning and giving in celebration of Earth Day! The day will be filled with fun educational talks on current Lagoon restoration efforts and projects, as well as hands on activities that allow you to give back to the Lagoon.
9:00am-10:45am: Shoreline Cleanup
10am: Rain Barrel Workshop Learn how to build your very own Rain Barrel that can help reduce up to 50,000 gallons of stormwater from entering the Lagoon. This workshop is free to audit, but there is a $55 dollar fee to construct and take home a barrel.
11:00am: Citizen Oversight Committee Presentation by Dr. John Windsor
11:45am: US Coast Guard Initiatives and Right Whale Presentation by Bill Cox
12:15pm: Lunch break by Coastal Crab Serving shrimp, sausage, crab rice, corn, potatoes, and beverages (1/2 serv $9/ full serv $14)
12:45pm: State of the Indian River Lagoon Report Card Presentation by Dr. Leesa Souto
1:30pm: Current MRC Programs Presentation by MRC Staff
This event is free for all to join, so come on down and make this Earth Day a great one! Take part in this hands-on event for the whole family, and learn from the experts what you can do to further your positive impact.
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