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UVI Research Professor Dr. Marilyn Brandt Invited to Speak at Coral in Crisis Webinar

Dr. Marilyn Brandt, research associate professor of marine and environmental science at UVI, will join marine biologist and National Geographic explorer-in-residence Dr. Sylvia Earle and marine microbial ecologist Dr. Amy Apprill in a virtual webinar titled “Coral in Crisis: How scientists are racing to stop a deadly disease” from 7:30 - 8:30 p.m. on Wednesday, June 3, 2020.

Dr. Brandt is one of three panelists invited to discuss their research and studies on an invasive coral disease that has been killing corals near Florida and the US Virgin Islands at an unprecedented rate.

Click the link to Register, space is limited:  "Coral in Crisis Webinar"

The webinar will also be broadcasted live on Wood Hole Oceanographic Institution’s Youtube Channel: WHOI Youtube Channel