Open to Public
October 12 and 13
NMFS Northeast Fisheries Science Center
N E W SThe Milford Laboratory of NOAA's National Marine Fisheries Service will hold a public open house Friday October 12th from noon to 6 p.m. and Saturday October 13th from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The facility is located at 212 Rogers Avenue in Milford. The open house will feature displays on various research projects and community-based activities that occur at the lab. Staff scientists will be on hand to assist in guiding visitors through the lab and to answer questions.
Displays will focus on shellfish and finfish aquaculture, Long Island Sound habitat research, marine science sampling gear, a live "touch tank", the lab's history, and the lab's physical plant.
Media is welcome prior to and during the open house.