The Organizarion for Artificial Reefs (OAR) has had as part of it misson the task of educating the public on the values of sustainable artificial reef fisheries in the Gulf of Mexico. The OAR's website is used by educators as a source for information on sustainable artificial reef fisheries. The site offers video as well as still photography which is available for an educator to include in curricula.
OAR has also hosted marine ecosystem and artificial reef workshops for adults, as well as for children in public schools allowing many youngsters their first opportunity to get up close and personel with our marine ecosystems. For additional information about OAR's educational program, CONTACT US