LWR Talks speaker series is back in the new year! Presented by Lakewood Ranch, and Lakewood Ranch Community Activities.
Please join us for a lively and informative presentation “For the Love of Our Waters”.
At this month’s session of LWR Talks, we will learn from three local experts about issues relating to our waters. Dr Cynthia Heil, Director of the Red Tide Institute at Mote Marine Laboratory and Manager of Mote’s HAB Mitigation & Ecology Program, will be speaking about red tide. Barbara Lausche, JD, Director, of the Marine Policy Institute (MPI) at Mote Marine Laboratory and Aquarium, will be speaking about rising sea levels. Stephen Suau, a civil and environmental engineer with over 38 years of experience, will be speaking about a pilot program on how to make cleaner waterways here in Manatee and Sarasota Counties.
Tickets are $10 per person and include a coffee, fruit and assorted muffins.
Optional bus tour to Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium departs at 12:30 pm and will return at approx. 4:00 pm. We have arranged for a limited number of people to be driven by bus to Mote Marine in Sarasota, FL. Tickets for that experience are an additional $29 per person and include a boxed lunch, transportation to the aquarium and aquarium admission ticket. Space is extremely limited so please register early.