Annual Science Communication Course held at Oxford Lab, Maryland

Students using IllustratorThe Integration & Application Network's annual Science Communication Course was held at the Oxford Cooperative Laboratory in Oxford, Maryland this year. The course was hosted by EcoCheck, a partnership between IAN and NOAA Chesapeake Bay Office. This year's course was an intensive, one-day version that included the principles of science communication, hands-on activities and software instruction. The course was attended by NOAA, DNR, and UMCES employees and students as well as volunteer monitoring organizations working in collaboration with EcoCheck.