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ALONE A DROP...

TOGETHER AN OCEAN

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CELEBRATE WORLD OCEAN DAY WITH MERR

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Saturday, June 8, 2024 | 8am - 2 pm   |  Free

Participants will meet at MERR’s facility to receive instructions, trash bags, and gloves before heading out to Beach Plum Island. For those unable to join in person, MERR encourages virtual participation by tagging photos of their collected trash with #MERRWorldOcean24.

Saving the Right Whale, presented by Marcus Reamer, a whale and dolphin conservation expert and Ph.D. candidate at the University of Miami, followed by an audience discussion with Reamer, Sarah Wilkin, National Stranding and Emergency Response Coordinator from NOAA, and Suzanne Thurman, executive director of MERR Institute. The screening will take place at UD's Cannon Lab. 

  • Craft Tent: Engage in creative projects with an ocean theme.

  • Family-Friendly Games: Fun and educational games for all ages.

  • Oceanic-Themed Scavenger Hunt: Explore and learn with an interactive scavenger hunt.

  • Educational Exhibits: Discover more about marine life and conservation efforts by MERR.

CHECK OUT OUR MERR-CHANDISE

MERR now offers a variety of designs of T-shirts, sweatshirts, and tank tops for men, women, children, and even some items for the doggos!).

Browse the products within and purchase knowing that a portion of each item sold goes directly to help marine mammal and sea turtle response in Delaware. 

WANT ANOTHER WAY TO SUPPORT MERR?

Check out our Amazon Wishlist:
 


and directly purchase items in need.
Thank you all for your continued support of marine mammal and sea turtle conservation!

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