Flower Garden Banks Lecture Series

Seaside Chats—Flower Garden Banks
Report as AT: Lecture Series presentation
Location: Virtual

Seaside Chats is an annual speaker series about ocean science and conservation topics associated with NOAA’s Flower Garden Banks National Marine Sanctuary, Texas’ own coral reef. These virtual events take place on Wednesday evenings in February, from 6:30-7:30 pm. For more information and registration for the webinars, please visit the Seaside Chats web page.

  • Feb 1, 6:30-7:30 pm—The Best Job Ever! by Steve Gittings, Chief Scientist, NOAA Office of National Marine Sanctuaries
  • Feb 8, 6:30-7:30 pm—Reconstructing the Flower Garden Banks from the Inside Out by Bill Precht, Director of Marine and Coastal Programs, Dial Cordy and Associates, Inc.
  • Feb 15, 6:30-7:30 pm—Exploring a Future Sanctuary by Tom Bright, retired Director of Texas Sea Grant
  • Feb 22, 6:30-7:30 pm—Coral Forensics in the Deep Flower Garden Banks by Luke McCartin, Graduate Researcher, Lehigh University