Science Saturday at the LBIF tackles today’s most pressing scientific, environmental, and sustainability issues that directly affect our shore community and the Barnegat Bay. Science Saturdays are interactive and informative hands-on presentations in an informal atmosphere.
Time: 11:00am – 12:30pm
Fee: $5, Free to LBIF Members (individual & above)!
April 13: Blue Crabs in Barnegat Bay
Presenter: Paul Jivoff, Professor of Biology, Behavioral Neuroscience and Health Sciences, Rider University
The blue crab’s scientific name is Callinectes sapidus, which translates to “savory beautiful swimmer.” But there is so much more to know! Come learn about blue crab populations, biology, reproduction, and interactions with fishing. Paul is a delightful and interactive speaker. This is a fun and educational presentation.