June 4 Jellyfish Talks
Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium welcomes guest speaker Dr. Lisa-ann Gershwin, the author of Stung!: On Jellyfish Blooms an the Future of the Ocean, on Tuesday, June 4, 2013, at 6 p.m.
Join jelly expert Gershwin, marine biologist and director of Australian Marine Stinger Advisory Services, for a special presentation on these surprising animals. The lecture gives an overview of recent jellyfish population bloom and its relation to the tragic state of the world's ocean waters, while also revealing many interesting and unusual facts about jellyfish behaviors and their remarkable ability to adapt to a rapidly changing marine ecosystem.
This event will take place in the Education Conference Center inside the Suzanne and Walter Scott Aquarium and is free and open to the public.