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Webinar: Teen Earth Optimism – Coral Reefs

Archived Webinar

The Zoom webinar with marine scientist Melanie McField aired May 12, 2020, as part of the Teen Tuesday: Earth Optimism series. Watch a recording in the player above.


In this program, Melanie McField from the Smithsonian Marine Station and Healthy Reefs for Healthy People program discusses coral reefs, how they are being impacted by humans, and how institutions and countries all over the world are working together to protect them better! Melanie shares why her research makes her optimistic about the future of corals.

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Resource Type
Videos and Webcasts
Grade Level
6-8, 9-12
Life Science