Lunch Time Learning Session On Sea Turtles


Wednesday, April 27, 2022 - 12:00 to 13:00




Wednesday, April 27th 12:00pm-1:00pm


Guest Speaker: Carl Bastain

OIST Beach Cleaning Club

Learning Objective(s)
As a result of participating in this session, learners will be able to: 

  1. Learn about the specific species of sea turtle in Okinawa.
  2. Learn about the threats these specific sea turtles face and what we as community can do to ensure their survival.

Goal: Obtain Science-Minded Volunteers to assist in patrolling Onna Beaches to record data and share data on nesting activity. This will help Chura Mura protect the nests and the babies.

Health Benefit: Walking on the beach and participating in something meaningful to Okinawa. 

If you are interested in being a volunteer, please register at

  • This session is limited to 25 people due to restriction inside the facility.
  • Please utilize hand sanitizer when entering and leaving.
  • Masks are required
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