MACNA XX September 5-7, 2008 in Atlanta
We are excited about this year's MACNA conference. We already have Pre-registered and paid as many as most of the total attendance of the first 15 or so MACNAs, so it should...
In 2008, MACNA will be held in Atlanta on September 5-7 at the Westin Peachtree Plaza. We will be releasing information as it comes available, however, there are some GREAT deals on tickets now!
$89.00 for the Full conference (including Friday night Gala and Saturday Banquet), hurry, this sale...
I had to repost this thread that Chris (Mojo) just posted about our Friday speaker on www.saltwateru.com - it is pretty cool:
Rusty Brainard, Ph.D.
Rusty Brainard has a diverse and interesting background as an oceanographer with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) for...
I just received this letter today:
Dear Steve and Members of the Atlanta Reef Club:
I am truly grateful to your club and its members for their immense support of the Georgia Aquarium. I know many of you volunteer at the Aquarium and have made financial donations, as well as being great...
The more and more I see stuff like this, the more I line up with the thoughts of Sylvia Earle.
Also make me **** glad I eat cows.
Ticks me off. especially the movie of actual trawling..distugsting
We had the Founder's day event tonight - and several ARC members were there (along with about 200-300 other people). At least two ARC couples became Founding members of the Georgia Aquarium. Bernie, Jeff, Bruce, and Ray gave great talks about the conservation projects at the aquarium.
This article was in the latest issue of SCUBA DIVING e-newsletter DEPTH FINDER...
Sylvia Earle Leads Coral Preservation Dive Trip
Renowned marine biologist Sylvia Earle leads a coral habitat preservation trip January 11-18 to Turneffe Islands Atoll, Belize, where divers can learn about coral...
OK need to start a list of divers that will be doing Grays'
List your Name
what you want to do a day - Air type used, etc.
Or give basic stuff so we can get an idea what everyone expects to do there.
Sort of like this:
Todd Washowich (NAUI Certification)
South Africa is hoping to get its own full-time coelacanth research and exploration mini-submarine, thanks to the efforts of a world-famous marine scientist and explorer, "Her Deepness" Dr Sylvia Earle.
The international ocean ambassador, who holds the record for the deepest-ever solo dive by a...
I want to freaking hurt these people. Man the stupid and sick people in this world. Sylvia Earle would be pissed!
Stupid and ignorant ,breeds stupid and ignorant.
The August ARC meeting will be on WEDNESDAY, August 10th, at 7:30 at:
The Fish Store & More.
Remember, this will be WEDNESDAY, not TUESDAY, as they get stock in on TUESDAYS.
We will be able to see their new lighting on their coral displays, as well as their new quarentine system for SPS...
This will be a SIG with multiple group presentations at Fernbank Science Center... Cool!
Tim Woolston will lead a discussion on the setup of BIG tanks,
Sally Densmore will give a presentation on Bangii Cardinal breeding, and
Doug McIntyre will discuss lighting setups for the reef tank...
OK, we made an inventory of what we have in the goody closet for raffles, and they are taking up WAY TOO MUCH ROOM in my workshop. Some of these items will be raffled off at every event and meeting during the rest of the year, and I will determine how much I bring by how many people are signed...