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A Junior Ambassador educates a visitor about Biscayne Bay at a local outreach event (credit: Miami Waterkeeper).

Current & Future Leaders Study Miami’s Iconic Bay

Eager students and elected officials in Miami are speaking up about the important but often misunderstood shallow waterscape that surrounds them. They connected with saltwater Biscayne Bay through two programs—“Day on the Bay,” and Junior Ambassadors—funded by the Biscayne Bay NOAA Habitat Focus Area. The first program provides current leaders […]

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Educators on board the Sultana  introduce students from Dorchester County, Maryland, to the Choptank River. (Photo: NOAA Chesapeake Bay Office)

Students Experience Choptank Habitat Focus Area

“CHOP!” “TANK!” “CHOP!” “TANK!” The voices—“Chop” from Sultana Education Foundation educators, “tank” from Sandy Hill Elementary School fifth-graders—echoed across the waters off Cambridge, Maryland, as they hoisted sails on the Sultana on a cool October morning. Having teamed up to provide the sail power, enabling the Sultana to tack across the […]

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