Ocean topics presented by leading experts.
Hear from marine science experts at Maui Ocean Center’s free Sea Talk lectures. Sea Talks take place at the Open Ocean exhibit, doors open after 5:30pm. Seating is limited, advance reservations are recommended. Call (808) 270-7075 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Sign-up for our email newsletter to be notified of upcoming Sea Talks or view past lectures on our YouTube Channel
Sea Talk with Dr. Mark Deakos: How Happy Lives Benefit Maui’s Majestic Manta Rays
Thursday, May 31st 6pm – 7pm
Maui’s manta ray population of nearly 500 unique individuals is the largest known in the United States. Dr. Mark Deakos has been studying Hawaii’s largest marine residents since 2005 and will give insight into their life history, the habitats they rely on, and the threats they face. The environment we all depend on for survival may be in peril, but by living happier lives, we have the ability to turn things around.