2nd Annual SOS Ocean Conservation DAY

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Date/Time
Date(s) - Friday, July 13, 2018
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Location
Jaco Pastorius Park

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We are excited to announce the 2nd annual Stoked On Salt Ocean Conservation Day partnered with the City of Oakland Park on Friday, July 13, 2018.
Ocean Conservation Booths • Local Ocean Artists/Photograghy • Food Trucks-Drinks • Steel Drumming • Live cooking demonstrations • Movie On the Lawn… and more! This free event is not only fun, but an educational program for the entire family that will help bring awareness to our ocean in efforts efforts to preserve and protect our living coral reef ecosystems.
Ocean/Marine Conservation groups will come out to engage in outreach with the general public about issues that could be addressed on a local level – which we so desperately need:
CORALS – MANATEES – LIONFISH – BEACH/OCEAN DEBRIS – SHARKS – SEA TURTLES – MANTA RAYS – WHALES – LOBSTERING – WATER QUALITY – FISHING REGULATIONS and more.
Windjammer Resort will provided each person with a free canvas tote to fill with outreach and educational materials/brochures/pens/stickers as you visit table-to-table and learned more about the importance of our Florida Coral Reefs and Sea Life. Vŏnē Research will provide community service hours to any students who would like to volunteer.
The 2018 Ocean Conversation Groups participating are:
Broward County Sea Turtle Conservation Program
Surfrider Foundation Broward County Chapter
SEFCRI – Southeast Florida Coral Reef Initiative
Friends of Our Florida Reefs
SEAFAN – Southeast Florida Action Network
Marine Environmental Education Center at the Carpenter House
Halmos College of Natural Sciences and Oceanography at NSU – Guy Harvey Shark Tagging – Pompano Dive Center
Rescue a Reef Program
Vŏnē Research and Vŏnē Research Lionfish Hunters
Charley Schram – Lionfish filleting demonstrations and safety
Stoked On SaltSOS Ocean Clean Up
Boca Save our Beaches
CHANGING SEAS WPBT2
American Shark Conservancy
Ola’pi Creative
Saltwater Brewery
Force-E Scuba Centers- Pompano Beach Force-E Scuba Centers- Boca Raton Force-E Scuba Centers- Riviera Beach
Parachute Skimmer
REEF Reef Environmental Education Foundation
Funky Fish Ocean Camp

Event details forthcoming – this will be an event you do not want to miss! Any interested non-profit Ocean Conservation Groups can contact Lisa Miceli at: stokedonsalt@aol.com.  Follow us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/SOSoceancleanup/

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