Youth Ocean Conservation Summit

Grade Level(s): 6-12

Date(s): Saturday February 25, 2017

Location: North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores

Cost: $20.00 Preregistered, $25.00 at the Door

Description: yocs-logoThe North Carolina Youth Ocean Conservation Summit creates a unique experience for North Carolina students ages 11-18 by providing the skills and connections to successfully plan, fund, and carry out individual or group conservation projects. Attendees are given a special opportunity to communicate with local professionals in the fields of Ocean Conservation and Marine Science while collaborating with like-minded peers on solutions to local and/or global issues plaguing marine environments.

Skill building workshops for this event include:

  • The importance of local resources
  • Grant writing
  • Promoting a cause using social media

Contact(s): Leslie Smith NCYOCS Director-

Application Deadline: Register by February 10 and receive a free tee shirt