Ocean Adventure Camp:Ages 5-12
Looking for a fun, exciting AND educational camp for summer? Sign up for our Ocean Adventure Camp this summer and experience a unique hands-on approach to marine science. Each week has a different ocean related theme and is filled with projects, crafts and aquatic fun designed to promote ocean sciences and conservation. Campers will enjoy weekly field trips, kayaking, snorkeling, an expedition on our research vessel and much, much more!
Jr. Oceanographer Teen Camp:Ages 13-16
Looking for a FUN and EXCITING way to spend your summer? Join LONG BEACH MARINE INSTITUTE on a week-long excursion, exploring local marine habitats and encountering a variety of incredible organisms. Discover various ecosystems along our coast and on Catalina Island while living onboard the Research Vessel Conqueror. Experience the day-to-day activities of a marine biologist while participating in research, scientific trials and dissections! This camp is a great introduction to the physical, chemical and biological aspects of marine science and will acquaint students with various methods of scientific research through hands-on activities and experiments. Campers will KAYAK, SNORKEL, HIKE, TIDE POOL, COLLECT specimens and conduct RESEARCH to learn about the marine environment and to determine the health of our surrounding waters. This expedition is a great opportunity to discover the amazing secrets of the ocean while meeting new friends and experiencing all that Southern California has to offer!