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Between Paradise and Peril

We are blessed to live in one of the most beautiful places on earth, but living in paradise can also present challenges!

Please join us when UCSC Professor Gary Griggs discusses the fascinating natural disaster history of the Monterey Bay, from earthquakes and landslides to floods, droughts, El Ninos, and cliff erosion as described in his new book entitled Between Paradise and Peril.

From 6:30 - 8:30 pm at the Patrick J. Fitz Wetlands Education and Resource Center located at the top of Pajaro Valley High School at 500 Harkins Slough Road, Watsonville, CA, 95076. This is a free event, but seating is limited so please register ahead of time.

About Gary Griggs: Gary is in his 51st year as a Professor of Earth & Planetary Sciences at the University of California Santa Cruz. He also served as the Director of the University’s Institute of Marine Sciences for the past 26 years, where he led the development of a Coastal Science Campus. His research, teaching and writing have been focused on the coast of California and include coastal processes, hazards, and sea-level rise.

Event Details

Event Date 02-07-2019 6:30 pm
Event End Date 02-07-2019 8:30 pm
Registration Start Date 12-16-2018 12:00 pm
Capacity 80
Cut off date 02-07-2019 8:00 am
Individual Price Free
Location
Fitz Wetlands Educational Resource Center
500 Harkins Slough Road Watsonville, CA 95076
Fitz Wetlands Educational Resource Center

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Watsonville Wetlands Watch
PO Box 1239
Freedom, CA 95019-1239
Voice: 831-728-1156
Fax: 831-728-6944
Offices at the Fitz Wetlands Educational Resource Center

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