2017 Final Lecture
April 21st, 7PM
1601 R Avenue, Anacortes
“Exploring the Salish Sea Floor”
Dr. H. Gary Greene, Director, SeaDoc Society/Moss Landing Marine Labs’ Tombolo Mapping Lab, Orcas Island
Professor Emeritus, Moss Landing Marine Labs research faculty scientist, Friday Harbor Labs, University of Washington
Why do marine birds, fish, and mammals feed where they do? How do tsunamis and earthquakes impact marine habitats? What efforts can help mitigate sea level rise and human population increases? Understanding the geology, substrate, and topography of the Salish Sea floor may provide answers. Come to hear Dr. Gary Greene, Ph.D., marine geologist, and Director of the SeaDoc/Moss Landing Marine Lab’s Tombolo Mapping Lab, Orcas Island, WA, discuss answers to these fascinating and important questions.