Presentations & Trainings

Trainings for docents, educators and public audiences increase understanding and awareness of benefits of the California network of marine protected areas. These workshop materials are available for your review and download to aid in the creation of training sessions within your own institution or organization.

 MPA Powerpoint Presentations

A variety of informative presentations from expert scientists and educators are provided to aid in understanding and communicating to others about MPAs. PDF and Powerpoint versions are available for immediate view and download. Click here to view.

 

 

On Demand California Marine Protected Areas Video Series

This three part series of 30 minute webinars, led by leading experts (e.g., Fred Keeley, Mark Carr, Mike Sutton), provides a fresh and uplifting summary of how California led the nation in ocean conservation, the science of MPAs and how to talk about MPAs. Click here to view.

 

 

MPA Workshop Videos

A compilation of the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary’s video trainings pertaining to state and federal marine protected areas. Click here to view.

 

 

Intensive Enrichment Training Workshop Presentations 

The Train the Trainers workshops were designed for docents, educators and public audiences to increase understanding and awareness of benefits of the California network of marine protected areas. These workshops include presentations on California’s leadership role in addressing challenges, a panel of scientists exploring the ecological benefit of MPAs, case studies of specific MPAs and breakout sessions and activities from the event. Audio and powerpoint presentations are available. Click here to view.

The mission of the California’s Marine Protected Areas Education and Outreach Initiative is to enhance MPA education through enduring partnerships to empower Californians to protect what they know and love.