From Shore to Sea Lecture Series

©Tim Hauf,

The "From Shore to Sea" lecture series is sponsored by Channel Islands National Park. The purpose of the series is to further the understanding of current research on the Channel Islands and surrounding waters. Past lecture topics have included the recovery of the sea otter populations in southern California water, the French and Italian heritage of Santa Cruz Island, survival strategies of open water fishes, new approaches to understanding kelp forest ecosystem health, and park efforts to restore the Prisoners Harbor wetland.

The lectures occur at 7:00 p.m. at the Channel Islands National Park Robert J. Lagomarsino Visitor Center, 1901 Spinnaker Drive in the Ventura Harbor. The programs are free and open to the public.

Past lectures may be viewed or downloaded by visiting From Shore to Sea Lecture Videos.

January 14
Channel Islands National Park: The Past, Present, and Future
Gary Davis

February 18
Mating Fish of the Channel Islands
Dr. Milton Love

March 10
Peopling of the Americas
Jon Erlandson
(at Museum of Ventura County; entrance fee required)

April 14
Anacapa and the American Sublime
Anna Guasco

May 12
Terrestrial Recreation of the Channel Islands
Ken McAlpine

June 9
Kayaking the Channel Islands
Chuck Graham

July 14
Montrose Settlements Restoration Program: Helping to Restore the Channel Islands
Annie Little

August 11
Searching for the Earliest Peoples of Santarosae
Todd Braje

September 8
Breeding Birds of the Channel Islands
Paul Collins

October 6
The Channel Islands Pygmy Mammoth
Daniel Muhs

November 10
Restoring the Santa Rosa Island Ranch House
Sterling Holdorf

December 8
The Future of Channel Islands National Park
Russell J. Galipeau

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1901 Spinnaker Drive
Ventura, CA 93001


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