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World Oceans Day at Birch Aquarium

06/08/2019 - 11:00am to 3:00pm
Birch Aquarium at Scripps
Event Description: 

People are the solution to plastic pollution!


Celebrate our ocean planet on World Oceans Day! This year we are focusing on the global challenge of plastic pollution. Though it may seem daunting, every one of us can help reduce ocean plastic. Join us for activities and Scripps Oceanography researchers sharing plastic collected on research expeditions.


Don't Miss:

-Special guests from Scripps Oceanography

-Plastic samples big and small collected by Scripps Institution of Oceanography scientists  

-Albatross stomach dissection

-Recycling Relay Race

-Plastic pledge photo opportunities

-Sink or float activity featuring plastic pollution

-Tap vs. bottled. vs. filtered water taste test.

-Microplastics and Grunion Eggs

-Scavenger Hunt


**Included with aquarium admission**

For more information on this event, contact: 
Birch Aquarium
Event Calendar: 
Birch Aquarium Special Events