UOG Sea Grant and the Guam Museum welcome adults and children to a fun, educational, and interactive fishing expo, “Ha’ånen Familia: Fina’nå’guen Peskadot,” on Saturday, October 14. The event runs from10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the museum’s Multi-Purpose Room. Admission is free. Families will learn about traditional and contemporary fishing techniques from several experienced fishermen: James Borja (spearfishing); Bobby Alvarez and […]
UOG Sea Grant’s Extension Educator Marie Auyong will lead a Snorkel Intro for Adults session this upcoming Sunday, September 17 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Dededo Swimming Pool. This event helps support Humanities Guåhan and Smithsonian Institution’s exhibit, Hita I Hanom, which explores Guam’s cultural, environmental, and spiritual relationship to water. UOG […]
University of Guam Sea Grant (UOGSG) and the Department of Agriculture’s Division of Aquatic and Wildlife Resources (DAWR) will host the Kids’ August Saltwater Fishing Derby from 7 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Asan Park this Saturday, August 12. Free registration at DAWR ends on Friday, August 11 at 12 p.m. Competitors need to provide proof of age […]
University of Guam Sea Grant (UOGSG) and the Department of Agriculture’s Division of Aquatic and Wildlife Resources (DAWR) will teach basic fishing skills to youth ages 7-12 at a two-hour, free clinic this Saturday, August 5. The clinic runs from 9-11 a.m. at the Mangilao Mayor’s Office softball field. Participants will learn how to tie […]
The Guam Museum, Guam Preservation Trust, UOG College of Liberal Arts & Social Science, and UOG Sea Grant present Realizing the Significance of World War II Underwater Cultural Heritage in the Asia-Pacific Region Maritime Archaeology Symposium. Date: Saturday, July 22Time: 10 am – 4 pmLocation: Guam Museum, HagåtnaFee: Free! The Pacific Ocean contains a wealth of […]
They’re surrounded by water, and yet many Guam residents fear it. Assistant Instructor of University of Guam (UOG) Sea Grant Marie Auyong hopes to change that by creating opportunities where people can experience the water in a supportive, comfortable environment. On Saturday, June 24 at the Dededo Pool, she will lead a Snorkel Intro meant […]
In 1969, The Beatles’ drummer Ringo Starr memorably sang that he’d “like to be, under the sea, in an octopus’s garden, in the shade.” This past Earth Day, he could have been a lucky snorkeler to indeed be under the sea, but in a staghorn coral garden at Piti Bomb Holes in Tepungan. At the […]
The 39th Annual Island Wide Science Fair is happening at the University of Guam May 13! For more information, please click here for the flyer.