This program explores Pacific Coast and San Francisco Bay marine habitats and animals. Participants will have an in depth investigation of local marine ecosystems and learn how similar animals from different habitats have unique adaptations to help them survive. This program does not include a voyage aboard MSI's research vessel, but there is an optional boat trip add-on for Marine Science Academy participants and their families to sign up. Voyage is Saturday 2/27, times TBD. $35 per person. Must be minimum 5 years old. This program takes place on Monday January 11, January 25, February 1, February 8, and February 22. No program on January 18 or February 15. Please pack snacks, lunch, and water bottle. All participants are required to wear face coverings. Extended care is not offered or available. Cancellation policy: 30% of program fees are non-refundable. Tuition less 30% ($150) is refundable for cancellations made more than two weeks prior to the program start date. No refunds for cancellations made within two weeks of the program start date. If your child gets sick before or during program MSI will assess on an individual basis. MSI will fully refund fees is the session is cancelled*. *Program cancellations due to federal, state, or county COVID-19 mandates will result in a credit transfer to a future program.