Friday, October 11, 2019
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Monterey Bay Sanctuary Exploration Center (classroom)
35 Pacific Avenue
Santa Cruz, California 95060

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Contact: Lisa Uttal,
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Listen in on the Sounds of the Sanctuary! The public is invited to attend the unveiling of a new “Sounds in the Sanctuary” exhibit installation the Sanctuary Exploration Center (SEC) in Santa Cruz on Friday, October 11th from 5 – 8 PM. NOAA’s Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary and Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI) have collaborated to create a unique and interactive experience to listen to sounds recorded in the sanctuary. Researchers at MBARI monitor sounds with an underwater microphone called a hydrophone, and this new exhibit allows visitors to hear sounds from whales, dolphins, and people as well as other natural sounds — from raindrops to earthquakes, as these sound waves travel underwater.

See the Event Flyer for details and scheduled activities.