Under the Sea – A deep dive into underwater canyons and deep-sea corals


June 11th 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Halifax, Nova Scotia

Celebrate World Oceans Day at the Halifax Central Library! On June 11th, join the Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society-NS, Ecology Action Centre, Oceans North, WWF-Canada, and Fisheries and Oceans Canada, in a celebration of Atlantic Canada’s deep-sea canyons. Get creative in our art workshop and prepare to be amazed with rare footage of these unique ecosystems, home to deep-sea corals, bottlenose whales, dumbo octopus, and so much more. Make sure to stick around until 2pm, when we’ll hear from researchers on the wonders of the deep sea and why it is important to protect these sensitive habitats 

Photos: DFO


Details

Format:In-Person | En personne
Category: Presentation | Présentation, Interactive Event | Événement interactif, Indoors | À l’intérieur
Region: Atlantic Canada | Provinces de l’Atlantique
Audience: Kids & Families | Enfants et familles, Adults | Adultes
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible | Accessible en fauteuil roulant, English | Anglais

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