Citizen Science
Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 9:00am - 4:30pm
Event Location
SERC Dock

An introduced parasite is affecting native mud crabs in Chesapeake Bay. The parasite is now common in the Bay, but its abundance and spread vary greatly from year to year. Scientists need your help to track the parasite!

Pre-registration Required
Yes
Sunday, September 24, 2017 - 7:30am
Event Location
Schmidt Conference Center (Registration)

Bike, swim and run through the scenic SERC campus, at a Tri For The Chesapeake triathlon!

Pre-registration Required
Yes
Lecture
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Event Location
Schmidt Conference Center

Speaker: Don Weller, Smithsonian Environmental Research Center

Pre-registration Required
No
Cartoonist Jim Toomey with two of his comic strip animals
Lecture
Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Event Location
Mathias Laboratory

Speaker: Jim Toomey, cartoonist of Sherman's Lagoon

Join us for the finale of our free Bay Optimism lecture series! The festivities start with a pre-lecture dessert reception at 6:30pm, followed by the lecture at 7.

Pre-registration Required
No
Field Trip
Saturday, October 28, 2017 - 9:00am - 12:00pm

Paddle along the Rhode River while learning about the native wildlife of Chesapeake Bay! No prior experience necessary. Advanced signups required. Click for details and registration info.

Pre-registration Required
Yes
Field Trip
Saturday, August 12, 2017 - 9:00am - 12:00pm

Paddle on the Rhode River and learn about Chesapeake wildlife with one of our docent guides, as well as the research we conduct here at SERC. We’ll look for herons, eagles, and other native wildlife along the way. Advance signups required.

Pre-registration Required
Yes

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