Sea Grant lecture series begins March 4
The R.I. Ocean Special Area Management Plan project will sponsor a four-part 2010 winter-spring lecture series beginning March 4.
Peter Paton, URI professor and natural resources dept. chair, will present “Assessing Bird Use of Rhode Island’s Offshore Waters at the Audubon Environmental Education Center” on March 4. He will discuss the potential impact on bird species in R.I. from the proposed offshore wind farm.
Contact the R.I. Sea Grant at 874-6800 or visit seagrant.gso.uri.edu for more information about the lecture series.