Blue with Dr. Mikki McComb-Kobza, Ocean First Institute

By Ocean First Institute 25/06/2019

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Blue - Highlighting a critical moment in time when the marine world is on a precipice, as over half of all marine life has been lost. Blue is a film about how the oceans are broken. And by 2050 there will be more plastic in the sea than fish. Featuring passionate advocates for ocean preservation, the film tackles themes of habitat destruction, species loss and pollution.

 

Join us for a showing of BLUE, a provocative journey into the ocean realm with commentary by Dr. Mikki McComb-Kobza of Ocean First Institute.

 

DATE: Thursday, July 11th
TIME: 1 PM to 3 PM
LOCATION: Dairy Arts Center, 2590 Walnut St., Boulder, CO

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Join us July 10-13 for the inaugural Boulder Environmental/Nature/Outdoors Film Festival (ENOFF)!

ENOFF celebrates the natural world through feature and short films. Inspired by nature’s beauty and global challenges we fall, ENOFF lets you gain a local and global perspective. Films are just the beginning! They'll have special guests, such as our very own Dr. Mikki McComb-Kobza, on site to lead discussions and audience questions. Plus, of course, parties and other chances to mingle.

 

Dr. Mikki McComb-Kobza is passionate about sharing her love of the ocean, the joy of exploration and the critical importance of science. Her research focuses on the sensory biology and ecological physiology of sharks, skates, and rays. Mikki has been a tireless advocate for sharks, highlighting their global declines and framing new directions for their conservation. Her current position as Executive Director of Ocean First Institute allows her to promote research, conservation, and sustainability. The Ocean First Institute supports expeditions and a variety of education initiatives which have reached over 100,000 students in 35 countries.