In early February, the Oregon Coast Community College Aquarium Science Program hosted its annual National Visiting Committee to review the programís content, structure and students for the aquatic animal care profession.
Members of the committee are leaders in the industry and represented eight professional zoological organizations across the country, including: Seattle Aquarium, Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium (Tacoma, Wash.), Florida Aquarium (Tampa, Fla.), Walt Disneyís Living Seas Pavilion at Epcot, Orlando, Fla., Turtle Bay Museum, Redding, Calif., Aquarium of the Pacific, Long Beach, Calif., Texas State Aquarium, Corpus Christi, Texas, and the Downtown Aquarium, Denver. The Oregon Coast Aquarium and Hatfield Marine Science Center also participated in the annual program review.For the complete article see the 03-13-2013 issue.
Click here to purchase an electronic version of the 03-13-2013 paper.
Share on Facebook