Education & Training Palm Beach County

Free Manatees and Mermaids Lecture at Manatee Lagoon

Free Manatees and Mermaids Lecture at Manatee LagoonSunday, January 8, 2pm-3pm – Manatee Lagoon, 6000 N Flagler Drive, West Palm Beach

For over 40 years Buddy Powell, a conservation biologist, has worked to conserve manatees and other endangered species around the world. Buddy has been involved in developing protected areas in Florida, West Africa, Central America and now Cuba. Buddy founded the Sea to Shore Alliance in 2008, which formed a partnership between scientists and citizen volunteers to help reverse the degradation of our coastal environment. Come listen to the manatee expert talk about these gentle giants, which were once mistaken for mermaids!