Through the Marjorie Lynn Bank Lecture Series, the National Aquarium is honored to bring to Baltimore individuals who have devoted themselves to a conservation cause and are making waves of change to encourage urban conservation and diversity, address climate change and promote resiliency, and draw connections between ocean and human health. We believe their stories can offer insights and inspiration from local, regional and international quests to make this blue planet a better place for us all.
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Pristine Seas: Protecting the Last Wild Ocean Places
Tuesday, September 26, 2017, 6:30 to 8:30 pm
Dr. Enric Sala, founder and executive director, National Geographic’s Pristine Seas.
JUNK Raft: Our Voyage Toward More Ocean, Less Plastic
Tuesday, October 17, 2017, 6:30 to 8:30 pm
Marcus Eriksen and Anna Cummins, founders, The 5 Gyres Institute
As the Tide Rises: Decades of Watching Ice Sheets Change
Thursday, November 2, 2017, 6:30 to 8:30 pm
Dr. Richard Alley, professor and climate scientist, Penn State Department of Geosciences
The Passion of a Patriot: A Journey from Private Virtues to Public Values
Wednesday, December 13, 2017, 6:30 to 8:30 pm
Ambassador James A. Joseph, emeritus professor, Sanford School of Public Policy at Duke University