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Blue Carbon Virtual Conversation: World Oceans Day 2020

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Virtual Conversation: World Oceans Day 2020

The U.S. Consulate General Perth in partnership with the Western Australian Marine Science Institution (WAMSI) invites you to join us to celebrate World Oceans Day 2020.  Learn about collaboration between the U.S. and  Australia on ocean research including the role of blue carbon in climate mitigation and adaptation from world-leading researchers.     

On Monday, June 8 at 10:00 a.m. AWST, please join us for a conversation moderated by U.S. Consul General David J. Gainer and featuring:

  • Dr. James Fourqurean, Director of the Center for Coastal Oceans Research, Professor Biological Sciences, Institute of Environment, Florida International University
  • Dr. Oscar Serrano, Research Fellow, Centre for Marine Ecosystems Research, School of Science, Edith Cowan University
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Event Details

Please join us on Monday, June 8, 2020 from 10.00 am to 10:45 am AWST via teleconferencing platform Webex. Click below to register and we’ll email you instructions on how to join the discussion 24 hours beforehand.

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U.S. Consulate General Perth
16 St. Georges Terrace
Perth, Western Australia 6000

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Mon 08 Jun 2020 To Mon 08 Jun 2020

10:00am To 10:45am