Marine Biology Sea Camp July 18th-22nd 9am – 4pm (Ages 5 – 11) Monday – Friday Dive into the deep blue sea this week! Campers are forewarned: you are about to enter the SPLASH zone! Each day will feature unique ecosystems and animals that inhabit the sea. Campers will experience a turtle day full of flipper fun with turtle races, crafts, and many of the terrific aquatic and terrestrial animals here at EcoAdventures. For Maryland Day, we will explore the Chesapeake with blue crabs, horseshoe crabs, oysters and our terrapins. You can’t have a sea camp without SHARKS! On Ocean Day, campers will explore the fascinating world of sharks, reefs and ocean ecosystems. Campers will make their own shark tooth necklaces. You’ll take a big BITE of fun on this day! Then campers will go back in time and explore the Ancient Seas. Marine Animal Rescue Day will astound as kids perform a dolphin mock rescue and meet our rescued animals. Go back millions of year ago and learn about sarcosuchus an extinct giant crocodile the size of a school bus, that lived 112 million years ago, ancient sea turtles, marine mammals and more! Meet some of their modern day relatives. Campers will also learn all about aquariums and will set up their own mini aquarium to take home! Field trip: Annapolis Maritime Museum – Participate in hands-on Chesapeake Bay ecology! Explore the ecology of the oyster reef habitat using our docks, go crabbing and investigate crab biology, dissect an oyster and examine its anatomy, try your hand at near-shore sampling using a seine net, and search for local birds and learn about their seasonal adaptations.