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Volunteer: TNC Eelgrass Seed Collection

Sign-up required. This opportunity has very specific requirements, including the ability to snorkel.  Please review all the details here and contact Jen Dalke if you are interested. Each year, The Nature Conservancy and the Virginia Institute of Marine Science (VIMS), along with several partners in the Seaside Heritage Seagrass Community Restoration Program, begin another chapter […]

CE: World Asteroid Day at Wallops – Learn about The Chesapeake Bay Impact Crater!

NASA Wallops Visitor Center Route 175, Wallops Island, VA, United States

David Powars, USGS Scientist Emeritus, Research Geologist, and principal discoverer of the Chesapeake Bay Impact Crater! will share his incredible journey of leading the campaign to confirm the presence of the crater and map it’s size! We’re certainly looking forward to this talk, as we often find that many people are unaware of the Chesapeake […]

CE: Marine Life Day

Virginia Institute of Marine Science Eastern Shore Laboratory 40 Atlantic Street, Wachapreague, VA, United States

Marine Life Day is a public open house event offering the opportunity to the Eastern Shore community (and beyond) to explore marine organisms found in the region and researchers active on the Eastern Shore. It showcases current and past research conducted at ESL, displays local marine organisms and habitats, and offers interactive and educational activities […]