Tue., Apr. 14, 2020 at 7:00 PM
Southern Bank Auditorium, in W. Burkette and Rose M. Raper Hall, 634 Henderson Street, Mount Olive, NC 28365
* Postponed, date TBA, due to COVID-19 response protocol.
Guest speaker Dr. David B. Eggleston will provide an overview of the NC State Marine Lab (CMAST) with an emphasis on student opportunities, and ecological impacts of hurricanes in NC and how we can best manage resources in the face of increasing storms. He will also discuss deep-sea ecosystems and the research being done in support of conservation and the discovery of an undocumented 18th century shipwreck in this process. Eggleston is Director of the Center for Marine Sciences and Technology and Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor in the Department of Marine, Earth & Atmospheric Sciences at NCSU.