Enjoy a variety of free educational presentations hosted by the Cape Perpetua Collaborative. Guest speaker presentations will be held most Saturdays, starting at 2pm at the Cape Perpetua Visitors Center!
Join us for a talk with Jennifer Koester to learn about ocean acidification and hypoxia along the Oregon Coast.
Meet the Speaker– Jenny Koester- ODFW Ocean Acidification
Jenny Koester works as an Ocean Acidification Policy Assistant Project Leader at Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife where she helps manage the Oregon Coordinating Council on Ocean Acidification and Hypoxia. Jenny received her Master of Resource Management (MRM) from the University Centre of the Westfjords in Isafjordur, Iceland and completed her undergraduate Bachelor of Science degree at Eckerd College in Saint Petersburg, Florida. Her master thesis investigated different kelp farming methods and their impacts on kelp yield, cost, and quality. Aside from her work in marine biology and ocean change, Jenny plays the viola and loves to go tide pooling.
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