speaker: Jacqui Christian
(Pitcairn Island Government)
room: Byre Theatre
see also: additional details
In 2013, the Pitcairn Islands Government invited the National Geographic & Pew Conservation to undertake an expedition to look at Pitcairn’s' coral reefs - which resulted in the discovery of pristine reefs - http://ocean.nationalgeographic.com/ocean/explore/pristine-seas/pitcairn/ and an initiative to create what would be the world's largest marine park and sustainable tourism. Ms Jacqui Christian from the Pitcairn Island Government will be visiting St Andrews, January 30th - 31st, to discuss life on Pitcairn, the current status of the marine park initiative, and to discuss the Pitcairn's interest in oceanographic and sustainability research.
Ms Jacqui Christian will be giving a public talk at the Byre Theatre on Saturday January 31st. All staff and families are warmly invited to attend.