Project Description

Marine Science Adventure

DAY 1

  • Early morning departure and travel to the Gulf Shores Beach Retreat
  • Dinner included at the retreat
  • The Amazing Marine Environment Lecture
  • Field Study Techniques – Endangered Species
  • Loggerhead Crawl, Nest Demonstrations and Beach Walk
  • Night Seine River Cruise in the Little Lagoon

DAY 2

  • Maritime Forest Tour and discussion
  • Dune Ecology/Bon Secour
  • History of Fort Morgan and Tour
  • Lunch break
  • Marsh Ecology and exploration
  • Bay and Tidal Pool Seining
  • Dinner and Free time

DAY 3

  • Trip Summary and Video
  • Tour of Alligator Alley before returning home

Bring your students on a hands-on field trip they will never forget! You and your students will love this AMSTI-affiliate field trip. They will explore tidal pools, marshes, lagoons, estuaries and The Gulf of Mexico. Science comes alive in their hands as they seine fish, shrimp, and crabs, explore the dunes and maritime forests, and identify sea turtle nests. Your students will be busy day and night with fantastic discoveries. This private facility has recreational options such as pools, sand volleyball, and basketball. Meals are also provided. We have developed an incredible field trip that you will want to do year after year.

Marine Science Adventures

Bring your students on a hands-on field trip they will never forget! You and your students will love this AMSTI-affiliate field trip. They will explore tidal pools, marshes, lagoons, estuaries and The Gulf of Mexico. Science comes alive in their hands as they seine fish, shrimp, and crabs, explore the dunes and maritime forests, and identify sea turtle nests. Your students will be busy day and night with fantastic discoveries. This private facility has recreational options such as pools, sand volleyball, and basketball. Meals are also provided. We have developed an incredible field trip that you will want to do year after year.