Cabrillo Marine Aquarium


    Monthly lectures are offered by FRIENDS of Cabrillo Marine Aquarium and the American Cetacean Society featuring fascinating talks on a variety of marine-related topics by noted scientists and authors.

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium is also collaborating with our new “neighbor,” the world-class urban marine research and innovation center, AltaSea. We are jointly hosting a Discovery Lecture Series in 2015 on select Fridays from 7pm to 9pm at the Aquarium in the John M. Olguin Auditorium. For a complete lecture list and more information click here.

Upcoming Lectures

American Cetacean Society Lecture
The American Cetacean Society/LA Chapter offers free presentations on whale research and conservation on the last Tuesday of every month in the John M. Olguin Auditorium.

For more information and scheduled speakers, please visit the ACS-LA website.

• Tuesday, February 23, 2016 • 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
• Tuesday, March 29, 2016 • 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM


Discovery Lecture Series
presented by AltaSea and Cabrillo Marine Aquarium

Dr. Ann Bull, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM)

Dr. Bull will give an informative talk on the future of offshore energy and her role as Chief of Environmental Sciences Section of the Pacific Region. The Pacific Region is responsible for managing the development of oil and gas (conventional energy) and renewable energy resources (wind, wave, ocean current) and mineral resources on the Outer Continental Shelf offshore California, Oregon, Washington and Hawaii in an environmentally and economically responsible way.

Click here for teacher resources related to this lecture.

Please RSVP to:

• Friday, April 01, 2016 • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM