Monday, January 26, 2009

Palm Beach County ERM E-News for January 23

Loggerhead Marinelife Center: Annual Sea Turtle Nesting Recap and Annual Meeting
Date: January 26, 2009

Time: 6:00 p.m.
The public is invited for this informative presentation as the 2008 sea turtle nesting counts are revealed. A wine and cheese reception is included, and the event is free. An RSVP is required by calling Ann at (561) 627-8280 ext. 101. For more information visit

Gumbo Limbo Nature Center Ecowatch Lecture Series
Guest Presentation: Sea Level Rise in Florida
Presenter: Dr. Harold Wanless, University of Miami
Date: January 27, 2009
Time: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Light refreshments will be served.
Reservations recommended, not required.
Location: Gumbo Limbo Nature Center, 1801 N. Ocean Blvd. Boca Raton
For more information call 561.338-1473

Scripps Howard Institute on the Environment presents Environmental Writers
Guest Presentation: Uncertain Peril: Genetic Engineering and the Future of Seeds
Presenter: Claire Hope Cummings
Date: January 28, 2009
Time: Lecture 7:00 pm, Reception, book signing and sales after the lecture

Location: Florida Atlantic University, Jupiter, Administration Building Auditorium, AD 119

This lecture is free and open to the public.
An RSVP is appreciated. Call 561‐799‐8462 or send an email to

Harbor Branch Ocean Science Lecture Series

Guest Presentation: Harmful Algal Blooms on Caribbean Coral Reefs

Presenter: Brian Lapointe

Date: January 28, 2009
Time: 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m., followed by a meet-the-speaker reception.
Location: Auditorium of the Johnson Education Center on the Harbor Branch campus, 5600 U.S. 1 North, Fort Pierce.
There is no charge to attend.
For more information contact: (772) 465-2400, ext. 506, or email at