Sargassum: An Environmental Threat?

Hosted by the Global Foundation for Democracy and Development (GFDD) and the Dominican Republic Environmental Film Festival (DREFF)


A Panel discussion with international experts.



Panelists include:

– Dr. Chuanmin Hu, Ph.D. in Physics, Author, Expert on Optical Oceanography

– Manolo Despradel, General Manager, Algeanova

– Dr. Donald R. Johnson, Ph.D. Senior Research Scientist – Gulf Coast Research Laboratory; Retired Physical Oceanographer – Naval Research Laboratory, Stennis Space Center.

– Mark J. Spalding, President, The Ocean Foundation.

– Dr. David Freestone, Executive Secretary, Sargasso Sea Commission


Open to all audiences. Free Event. Light lunch will be provided.

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