HIGHLIGHTS FOR THE WEEK ENDING AUGUST 9 2020

Workshops for Estuarine Citizen Scientists

This week, Estuario culminated its latest Citizen Scientists Certification Workshop series with the workshop Laws and Regulations to Protect Biodiversity and Habitats. A total of 86 people took part in the discussion, led by Education Coordinator Coral Avilés Santiago and Education Manager Eliezer Nieves Rodríguez, with special guest Ramón L. Rivera Lebrón, Wildlife Biologist for the Terrestrial Ecology Division and Technical Assistance Project Leader for Habitat Conservation at the Puerto Rico Department of Environmental & Natural Resources (DRNA).

Listen to the Latest Estuario Profundo Episode

In the fourth episode of Estuario Profundo, Millie Gil interviews the environmental journalist Gerardo Alvarado León. Published Monday, August 3 2020.

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Water Quality Monitoring Day of Puerto Rico

The Water Quality Monitoring Day is coming soon, on Saturday August 29, 2020. Estuario continues promoting the event, and having performed four training workshops, is preparing to distribute Water Quality Monitoring Kits.

Weekly Water Quality Monitoring

Estuario shares this week’s results. Published every Friday at 3PM through our Facebook Page.

Media Coverage & Publications 

Editorial. August 1, 2020. Alertan por altos niveles de enterococos en laguna del Condado y playas de San Juan. El Nuevo Día. Web. https://www.elnuevodia.com/noticias/locales/notas/alertan-por-altos-niveles-de-enterococos-en-laguna-del-condado-y-playas-de-san-juan/

Torres Barreto, B. August 4, 2020. Acción pendiente para la recuperación de playas y Estuario. El Nuevo Día. Web. https://www.elnuevodia.com/opinion/punto-de-vista/accion-pendiente-para-la-recuperacion-de-playas-y-estuario/?fbclid=IwAR2iSvvMnnR2Yj21gM7X93PGOWqY3TjRxHKz0JI98nnK1HDRU-i3vUXrhJM

Torres Barreto, B. August 5, 2020. Acción para recuperar playas y Estuario. El Nuevo Día. Opinión. p. 40.