Join the OSU Hatfield Marine Science Center in Newport, Oregon for an open house!
Marine Science Day 2015 – Saturday April 11, 2015, 10am – 4pm!
Get behind-the-scenes to experience the research, education and outreach in marine sciences that makes this marine laboratory unique in the Pacific Northwest.
MEET scientists! Come LEARN what’s new on the Oregon Coast’s most dynamic Marine Science campus. See our Marine Science Day Schedule of Events.
10am-4pm: Open House at HMSC
Interactive research exhibits will feature larval fish ecology, bioacoustics of whales, volcanoes and deep ocean vents, and oceanographic tools. Activities for children include the Bird Beak Buffet from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, and the Mystery Fossil Dig by Oregon Sea Grant.
10am-4pm: 50th Anniversary of the Hatfield Marine Science Center
Celebrate with special exhibits and research highlights from HMSC’s first 50 years.
Accommodation requests related to a disability should be made by email to the HMSC Director’s Office or by phone, 541-867-0234.
Admission is FREE! No tickets required. Donations appreciated.
Volunteers NEEDED in February 2015 to sign up for a two-hour shift – parent/child teams welcome.