The Youth Ocean Conservation Summit empowers middle and high school students across the country with the knowledge, skills, and resources necessary to successfully implement ocean conservation projects in their local communities. This event will allow participants to learn about ocean conservation topics, find out about citizen science efforts that help keep our oceans healthy, develop a community project plan concerning ocean conservation, attend skill-building workshops on science communication, marine fisheries population dynamics and marine megafauna research, and connect and network with other interested students and professionals! The summit is limited to 50 students on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Host organization: UGA Marine Extension and Georgia Sea Grant 

Venue: Zoom meetings and Zoom webinar 

Date: Saturday, March 20th and Sunday, March 21st 

Time: 10:00am to 3:00pm on Saturday, and 1:00pm to 3:30pm on Sunday 

Fee: Free! 

Registration link: https://outreachregistration.uga.edu/search/publicCourseSearchDetails.do?method=load&courseId=6235256&parentSite=MAREX#courseSectionDetails_1046882 

March 20th, 2021 10:00 AM   through   March 21st, 2021 3:30 PM