Type: Island Culture
Date: Saturday, February 16, 2013-Saturday, February 16, 2013
Location: Hawaiian Islands - Maui
Address: Maui Theatre, 878 Front Street, Lahaina, HI, 96761
Whale Tales is an educational event that provides ocean enthusiasts an opportunity to learn about whales and the ocean environment from world-renowned scientists, photographers and conservationists.
Hear directly from researchers about their most recent discoveries, view stunning underwater photography and video of whales in their natural environment and take a benefit whale watching cruise hosted by presenters.
This year’s lineup includes Richard Ellis, leading marine conservationist, Dr. Greg Stone, Chief Scientist for Conservation International, Tom Fitz, Emmy award-winning natural history cinematographer, Ford Cochran, Director of Programming for National Geographic, and several Maui-based researchers. Admission is free and registration is not required. A suggested donation of $20 will be gratefully accepted at the door. Event sponsorship packages and VIP passes, which include premium seating and reception tickets, can be purchased in advance at www.whaletrust.org.
For more information, visit www.whaletrust.org