Shipwrecks of Thunder Bay; Highlights from the Sanctuary Research Collection

Shipwrecks of Thunder Bay: Highlights from the Sanctuary Research Collection presented by Marlo Broad, Alpena County George N. Fletcher Public Library Discover more about our area shipwrecks and Great Lakes shipping through the Special Collections at the Alpena County George N. Fletcher Public Library with an overview of the Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary Research Collection and [...]

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Americorps Positions Available

Application Deadline September 28, 2018 Service time: January - October 2019 Location:  northeast Michigan, office located in Alpena, Michigan at Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary visitor center. Available Positions: 1. Education Specialist with Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary 2. Education Coordinator with the Northeast Michigan Great Lakes Stewardship Initiative Read Full Descriptions for Both Positions [...]

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Underwater Robotics 101 drop-in: ROV-in-a-Box

Learn how to construct an underwater ROV (remotely Operated Vehicle) using an "ROV-In-ABox" kit. Pilot your creation in our makerspace test tank to complete underwater missions and learn about how these vehicles are used for science and industry. All ages. Free.

By |2018-06-05T18:51:55+00:00August 22nd, 2018|Comments Off on Underwater Robotics 101 drop-in: ROV-in-a-Box

Science in Our National Marine Sanctuaries

 Please join the NOAA Dr. Nancy Foster Scholars as they talk about their research in our national marine sanctuaries.  The Dr. Nancy Foster Scholarship Program provides support for independent graduate-level studies in the field or marine science and policy. 

By |2018-08-07T12:44:07+00:00August 16th, 2018|Comments Off on Science in Our National Marine Sanctuaries

Underwater Robotics 101 drop-in: ROV-in-a-Box

Learn how to construct an underwater ROV (remotely Operated Vehicle) using an "ROV-In-ABox" kit. Pilot your creation in our makerspace test tank to complete underwater missions and learn about how these vehicles are used for science and industry. All ages. Free.

By |2018-06-05T18:50:54+00:00August 14th, 2018|Comments Off on Underwater Robotics 101 drop-in: ROV-in-a-Box