Marsh Explorers Camp Dates and Themes for 2023
Week 1: June 19 – 23 Circle of Life Week 2: June 26 – 30 The Situation with Adaptations
Campers investigate connections between plants, animals and insects of the Arcata Marsh System. We also explore how humans interact and impact our environment.
The Marsh is home to many masters of survival, such as shore birds and specialized plants. Join us in learning how living in a coastal marsh is possible. Week 5: July 17 - 21 Mustelidea-A-Day Spend the week weaseling around learning about different mustelid family members, From martens and badgers to otters, we'll have fun with these furry animals.
Week 6: July 24 – 28 Water World
Campers witness the scientific phenomena present in the Arcata Marsh waters.
From the pond to the bay, there’s plenty for campers to learn. Week 9: August 14 – 18 There's a Herpetologist in Everyone
If reptiles and amphibians are your thing, then this is the camp for you! Campers learn about frogs, salamanders, turtles, snakes and many more slimy and scaly creatures.
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