Summer Institute for Marine Science at Rookery Bay Environmental Learning Center
August 10, 2018
8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
WHO: Students entering 8th, 9th or 10th grade
WHAT: Summer Institute for Marine Science
WHEN: Aug. 6 - 10, 2018
WHERE: Rookery Bay Environmental Learning Center, 300 Tower Road, Naples, FL 34113
HOW: Cost is $150 per student for the week and registration is required
Students with an interest in marine science will learn about the coastal environment of Southwest Florida with Rookery Bay staff and local researchers during the Summer Institute for Marine Science, Aug. 6 – 10, 2018. This weeklong program brings students into the estuary for hands-on experiences relating to ecology, marine biology, sustainability, and citizen science. Activities will include:
Exploration of the bays, barrier islands and beachesCollection and Identification of Invertebrates and other wildlifePulling trawl nets and exploring in the Rookery Bay Estuary to learn more about the animals and plant-life that call your coastal backyard home!Field trips to marine science and environmental centers in Southwest Florida including MOTE Marine Aquarium, FGCU's Vester Marine Lab and the Conservancy of Southwest Florida
Register Today! - Space is limited to 15 students and registration is required.