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