10:33am

Tue March 12, 2013
Tennessee Aquarium Conservation Institute

Wows and Hows: The Science Behind Aquatic Conservation

The Tennessee Aquarium Conservation Institute (TNACI) collaborates with scientists to monitor and engage in conservation efforts for the watershed and rivers in the region. 

Dr. Anna George with the TNACI Lake Sturgeon Release in the Tennessee River
Dr. Anna George with the TNACI Lake Sturgeon Release in the Tennessee River
Credit Tennessee Aquarium

World Water Day is March 22nd with a focus on Water Cooperation.  The Tennessee Aquarium is hosting an evening event bringing the science of local conservation efforts to the forefront.  Dr. Anna George,  Director of the Conservation Institute, will be presenting some of the ongoing conservation projects and introducing some of the scientist that collaborate with the TNACI.  Tickets are available through the Tennessee Aquarium.  The event will be located in the Tennessee Aquarium on World Water Day, March 22, 2013 from 6:00 to 8:00 pm.