Spring Film & Speaker Series: Bill Merilees “Penguins: Cute as a Button – Tough as Nails”

Thursday March 20th 2014
Presentation 7:00 pm
Doors open at 6:00 pm

Come early to check out our aquariums and touch tanks. Tickets include admission to the station. Gourmet snacks and treats will be available before the presentation.

Join us for a ‘light hearted’ look at the life and challenges of being a penguin.

Bill is an ex Australian Antarctic Field Biologist who was responsible for documenting the life history of the Royal Penguin, Wandering Albatross and Southern Elephant Seal, during a thirteen month residence at Macquarie Island. He later became an Antarctic cruise ship lecturer on the “World Discoverer” making 17 trips to the Antarctic Continent via the Falkland Islands, South Georgia and the Antarctic Peninsula.

Tickets $10 availalbe at:
Deep Bay Marine Field Station, Bowser BC
The Salish Sea Market, Bowser BC
The Courtyard Cafe, Qualicum BC

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