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Mini Marine Biologist - Holiday Programmme


Mon 18 Dec 2017, 2:00pm–5:00pm
Tue 19 Dec 2017, 2:00pm–5:00pm
Wed 3 Jan 2018, 2:00pm–5:00pm
Thu 4 Jan 2018, 2:00pm–5:00pm

Where: Goat Island, Goat Island, Leigh, Auckland

Restrictions: All Ages


Listed by: lydiagreen50

For kids ages 9 to 14.

Calling for all budding Mini Marine Biologists!
Saltwater Eco have teamed up with theGoat Island Marine Discovery Centre and Straw Free NZ to deliver a marine-tastic, science filled, environmentally friendly and completely unique holiday program.

As part of our Outdoor Classrooms Series, Mini Marine Bios is a 2 day program which gives your kids a hands on crash course in everything Marine Biology. Topics covered include the importance of our oceans, marine reserves vs non marine reserves, rocky shore species, the issues surrounding marine pollution and ocean plastics. As part of the program we will be collecting scientific data for national and international citizen science projects.

8 mini marine bios per session.
Marine Marine Biologist Program consists of 2 x 3 hour sessions.

What’s included:
- 1-hour Guided Marine Discovery Centre experience
- 2 x Interpretive Comparison Snorkels (1 marine reserve, 1 non marine reserve)
- 2 x Rocky Shore Explore & Marine Metre Squared Survey
- 1 x Ocean Plastic Session & Survey

Prices: $59 for 1 Day, $118 for both Days.

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