Press Release - Green Reef Environmental
Institute and Hol Chan Marine Reserve are proud to announce Reef Week.
This spectacular event will begin on Thursday, May
29th and close with
the 7th Annual San
Pedro Reef Festival on Sunday, June
1st. The theme of Reef
Week 2003 is: "Spirit of the Sea".
In conjunction with World Environment Day, Reef Week
will boast presentations on marine ecology, marine conservation and
marine wildlife to the community, visitors and island school students.
Activities will include a reef cleanup and the ever-spectacular Reef
Festival. The Reef Festival will be celebrated on June
1st at the Boca Del
Rio Park from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. There will be boat rides and games,
food and fun, music and dancing, plus a touch tank and T-shirts for the
Green Reef is inviting all of San Pedro's schools to
participate in this year's Reef Festival contests. Hol Chan Marine
Reserve is sponsoring a Reef Festival display contest and also a poster
contest. There will be prizes awarded to the top three displays and to
the top three posters that best illustrate this year's Reef Festival
theme. In addition, the winning posters may be part of a nationally
distributed poster promoting Hol Chan Marine Reserve and reef
Green Reef Environmental Institute and
Hol Chan Marine Reserve invite you and your family to come and join in
the education and the fun of Reef Week. Attend Reef Festival 2003 and
help to make it the best one yet!