Marine Discovery Center Celebrates 20th Anniversary On Friday

Marine Discovery Center Celebrates 20th Anniversary On Friday

Snookie and Fielding Cooley NEW SMYRNA BEACH, Fla. – Dec. 4, 2017 — The Marine Discovery Center will celebrate its 20th anniversary with a special event this Friday at the center. An evening of activities on Friday, Dec. 8, will salute the nonprofit...
Sea Turtles Abundant During 2017 Nesting Season

Sea Turtles Abundant During 2017 Nesting Season

By Lisa D. Mickey Turtle-tracking volunteers and Canaveral National Seashore staff were busy during the 2017 nesting season with record-setting numbers of turtles finding the beaches of Volusia County. Volusia County’s beaches experienced its second-highest nesting...
MDC 20th Anniversary Celebration

MDC 20th Anniversary Celebration

8 DECEMBER, 2017 Bring your friends and family as we showcase the past, present, and future of MDC.  Meet some of the important folks that started MDC way back in the late 90’s and those that continue to be involved today. Beginning at 6:30 MDC will host an open...
Best-selling Author Keynote Speaker For Sh.O.R.E. Symposium

Best-selling Author Keynote Speaker For Sh.O.R.E. Symposium

by Lisa D. Mickey News Release NEW SMYRNA BEACH, Fla., Oct. 18, 2017 – Best-selling author and 2017 “Champions of Change” award recipient Wallace J. Nichols, will be the keynote speaker at this year’s Sh.O.R.E. Symposium. The Marine Discovery Center, Atlantic Center...
Save Your Applause For The Scientists

Save Your Applause For The Scientists

By Lisa D. Mickey I admit it. I’m as guilty as anyone else when it comes to admiring top sports teams and appreciating the skills of world-ranked athletes. I love seeing them work together as a team to win championships or close games. And I enjoy watching individual...