• Earth Day Celebration

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    Name: Earth Day Celebration
    Date: April 22, 2017
    Time: 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM EDT
    Event Description:
    4earth Lionfish Derby
    In efforts to raise awareness on the Lionfish invasion destroying local reefs and native creatures in the Caribbean and Atlantic Ocean, Miami Seaquarium is hosting a Lionfish Derby. The daylong derby invites fisherman to volunteer to catch lionfish and bring them back to Miami Seaquarium for scoring, data collection, and a community picnic. Cash prizes will be granted to the winners placing in the following categories: Most, largest and smallest. During the Derby, the lionfish will be cooked by community chiefs. While contestants are out fishing, Miami Seaquarium will host a community picnic filled with South Florida marine science and conservation vendors and workshops, including Lionfish jewelry making, music, and food.
    Location:
    Miami Seaquarium
    4400 Rickenbacker Causeway
    Key Biscayne, FL 33149
    Date/Time Information:
    Saturday, April 22 from 2:00 - 6:00 PM
    Contact Information:
    (305) 361-5705
    Fees/Admission:
    Registration for fisherman is free. Admission to the community picnic is included with a Miami Seaquarium general admission ticket.
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