1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Learn how scientists distinguish individual manatees from each other and how they use that information to better understand the species. Students will learn the basic techniques for identifying manatees and test their skills through a sketching activity.
Please note, this offering of Lagoon Explorers will be held as part of ManateeFest and registration is limited to children ages 10 to 13. Participants should allow for additional time for parking. Due to limited space in the classroom where the program will be held, parents and siblings will not be able to stay in the room while the program is running. Parents will be notified at check in what time to return to the classroom to pick up their child.