National Estuaries Day: Seaside with a Scientist

When:
September 30, 2017 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
2017-09-30T08:00:00-05:00
2017-09-30T14:00:00-05:00
Where:
Coastal Resources Center
6005 Bayou Heron Rd
Moss Point, MS 39562
USA
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Avery Sward
228-523-4189

 

 

We will be hosting a special adventure quencher where you will be taken by boat through beautiful Bayou Heron to meet scientists and explore several different types of habitat. Tour our interpretive center and enjoy our exhibit hall full of interactive displays by other related organizations.
• At the NERR: The Coastal Resources Center (6005 Bayou Heron Rd, Moss Point, MS 39562) will be open from 9am-2pm for families to explore & interact with exhibitors.
• Lunch: Provided to the first 200 guests (sponsored by Chevron).
• Boat Rides: Explore the Reserve by boat & learn how scientists conduct research in the field and use that information to help protect our estuaries and other coastal habitats.
• Reservations: The boat rides are from 8:00am until 12:00pm.Space is limited and reservations are required. Please call (228) 475-7047 or email avery.sward@dmr.ms.gov
Life jackets will be provided. However, infants must bring their own appropriately sized life jackets. Please wear closed-toed shoes, bring snacks, sunscreen, bug spray, and bottled water. Be prepared for hot weather. You may also want to bring binoculars, cameras, field guides, etc.

 

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