Galveston Bay Foundation



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Galveston Bay STEM Careers: Habitat Restoration

What types of careers get you outside, let you play with cool equipment, and help people and the environment at the same time? Join Galveston Bay Foundation’s Habitat Restoration Manager, Haille Leija, at a current GBF wetland and oyster reef restoration site to learn more about this important habitat, check out some of the field gear her team uses, and how you can help! Haille will present for 15 minutes and we will have Q&A for 15 minutes. Come prepared to ask questions about her job and career background!
Presenter: Haille Leija, Habitat Restoration Manager
Location: Gessner Center, Kemah TX
Provider: Galveston Bay Foundation


Cost: Free


Audience: 5th Grade-12th Grade


TEKS: Grade 5: 1AB, 2ACDEF, 3A, 4, 9A; Grade 6: 1AB, 2ABCDE, 3A, 4A; Grade 7: 1AB, 2ABCDE, 3A, 4A, 8ABC; Grade 8: 1AB, 2ABCDE, 3A, 4A, 9C, 11ABC; Aquatic Science: 1AB, 2EFGHIJ, 3AD, 4C, 5BC, 6A, 7BC, 9ABC, 11B, 12A; Environmental Systems: 1AB, 2EFGIJK, 3A, 9BC


Please register for ONE session:

Thursday December 9, 2021

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM


Thursday December 9, 2021

1:00 PM - 1:30 PM




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