Marine and Environmental Science Summer Programs on Sandy Hook and LBI

campers seiningTreat your kids to a week of learning and fun with American Littoral Society educators and naturalists this summer. The camp will feature our SeaQuest marine science and environmental science curriculum which has been successfully used in New Jersey after-school enrichment programs for the past 5 years. This summer, kids entering grades 5, 6, 7, and 8 can particpate in outdoor, field-based learning about coastal habitat, wildlife, and human impacts on them.

Cost: $250 includes all instruction, materials, equipment, and snacks for the week. Students must bring their own lunch.

Check back in 2015 for next summer's camp dates in LBI and Sandy Hook. 

 

 

 

Contact Stevie Thorsen, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , or call 732-291-0055 for more information.

 

 


 

 

 Check out this recap the past camp on LBI

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The first session of our 2013 Barnegat Bay Coast Camp at the Marris Stella Center in Harvey Cedars this summer was a definite success! With 17 students enrolled and a waiting list of 8, anticipation was high for this year’s camp! Perfect weather made for a fantastic week of hands on, active learning for all students. Student’s 5th-8th grade enjoyed learning through the process of seining, birding, shelling, crabbing, fishing and plant identification. Throughout the week each day focused on a specific activity involving the coastal zone, whether it was learning how to identify the birds stealing your French fries or the methods of cleaning an oil spill all students were engaged with hands on activities that take them further than a text book ever could. With two more sessions of camp remaining, this summer is sure to hold many more exciting opportunities to learn about the coastal zone that is so vital in our everyday life!

 

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Upcoming Events (Red=NJ; Blue=NY; Green=FL)

Sat Mar 07 @12:00PM -
Lunch and Learn
Fri Mar 13 @10:00AM -
Winter Water Fowl and Seal Walk
Thu Mar 19 @ 6:30PM - 08:30PM
Jamaica Bay Task Force Meeting
Fri Mar 20 @ 5:00PM -
Spring Equinox Walk
Sat Mar 28 @10:00AM - 01:00PM
Early Spring Bird Walk!
Fri Apr 17 @ 1:00PM -
Old Dune Trail Walk
Fri Apr 24 @ 2:00PM -
Arbor Day Tree Walk
Sat Apr 25 @ 8:00AM -
Surf Fishing Clinic
Sun Apr 26 @11:00AM - 02:00PM
Earth Day Shoreline Cleanup
Sat May 02 @10:00AM - 01:00PM
NYC Audubon Spring Migration Workshop