The final presentation of the day is from Katie Campbell and Ashely Ahearn with Earthfix. They work to get media coverage for all the wonderful work scientists are doing all over the Puget Sound area. Stressing to remember that when giving an interview that it’s not live, no one is trying to make you sound stupid and everything can be edited. If you can aim your content toward 6th graders and relate your science to real people it’ll be easier to draw their interest. Some times the story requires a picture or a video in order for the issue to hit home for the average person who is not in the scientific community. Remember that scientists have their thumbs on the pulse of what is happening in our ecosystems and weather the information is good or bad it is our duty to share it with the rest of the world.