Central Caribbean Marine Institute celebrated

| 04/05/2015
Cayman News Service

Governor Helen Kilpatrick with CCMI representatives and guests at the reception

(CNS): Governor Helen Kilpatrick recently hosted a reception celebrating the scientific work of  the Central Caribbean Marine Institute (CCMI) as well as marking the 10th anniversary of the Little Cayman Research Centre.

Attendees comprised Deputy Governor Franz Manderson, CCMI founder and President Dr Carrie Manfrino, CCMI board members, staff, trustees and supporters.

Kilpatrick, who visited the facility, applauded the “inspirational” efforts of all involved and said that “the professionalism and enthusiasm of the staff really shone through.”

The CCMI’s mission is to “conduct and facilitate research, education, outreach and conservation programmes that will sustain marine diversity for future generations.”

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