Posted on Friday, April 13, 2012

Dr. Paul Gayes of Coastal Carolina University to Lecture at BHI Conservancy

Bald Head Island Beach

The Bald Head Island Conservancy’s Spring Lecture Series continues on Saturday, April 14 at the Fleming Environmental Center. The presentation, given by Dr. Paul T. Gayes, Director of the Center for Marine and Wetland Studies at Coastal Carolina University, is entitled “From Regional Sediment Management to Long Bay Offshore Wind Energy” The lecture will focus on an overview of research activities at Coastal Carolina University’s Center for Marine and Wetland Studies.

The event, which is free and open to all, kicks off at 3:30 p.m. with a wine and cheese social, with the lecture immediately following from 4-5 p.m. For more information about the lecture or the BHI Conservancy, an independent, non-profit 501c-3 organization dedicated to barrier island conservation, preservation and education, please call 910-457-0089 or visit