at Birch Aquarium
AUG 28 17:30-19:30
Aquarium at Scripps is situated on a hilltop site that
provides a spectacular view on the Scripps Institution of Oceanography
campus, northern La Jolla, and the Pacific Ocean. It consists
of three main areas: (1) the Hall of Fishes with 33 tanks,
the largest holding 70,000 gallons, (2) the Hall of Oceanography,
the largest display on oceanographic sciences in the country,
and (3) an outdoor plaza with a demonstration tide pool and
discovery station. Paths lead to the beach below and back
to the UCSD campus.
attendees will have full access to the aquarium exhibits during
the reception. Buses will run from the conference hotels and
the Mandeville auditorium (registration) to the Birch Aquarium
and back again. Included in registration fee for attendees
and their guests. No reservations necessary.