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5:39 pm
Thu January 17, 2013

The Barrier Island Center Offers Amazing Array Of Environmental Adventures

There are a multitude of ongoing exciting events and programs at the Barrier Island Sanctuary Management and Education Center, less formally known as the Barrier Island Center. The Center is located at 8385 South Highway A1A, Melbourne Beach - right in the heart of the Archie Carr National Wildlife Refuge. The Refuge was established by Congress in 1989 to protect sea turtles now threatened with extinction throughout the world.

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Inside Florida Tech
1:33 pm
Wed January 16, 2013

BioFouling At Florida Tech

On this edition of Inside Florida Tech, Wes Summer talks with Dr. John Hearin, who is a staff researcher at the center for corrosion and BioFouling control and Dr. Swain, professor of ocean engineering, who leads the program for BioFouling. The BioFouling research involves ways of figuring out how to prevent organisms from growing on underwater structures.  Learn more about the BioFouling research here.

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Coastal Connection
1:21 pm
Wed January 16, 2013

Melbourne Music Marathon 2013

In this edition of Coastal Connection, hear from Mitch Varens, Event Producer of the 5th annual Melbourne Music Marathon Weekend.

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Interview
12:56 pm
Wed January 16, 2013

Follies On Coastal Connection

In this edition of Coastal Connection hear about the new play The Follies by writer Stephen Sondheim. Some highlights include:

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Interview
12:56 pm
Wed January 16, 2013

SNAP Training On Coastal Connections

In this edition of Coastal Connection, hear from Colleen Middlebrooks, Director of Community Relations at The Scott Center for Autism Treatment, and Terry Tomaka, a family liaison, about the upcoming five-part series to understanding the “individualized education program” for autistic children and their families. 

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