Project Oceanology presents the 17th Annual Marine Science Day

A day of hands-on marine science workshops in the lab and on the Sound

Come learn about your marine environment!

May 13, 2020

Marine Science Day is an event designed to educate students in grades 4-8 about Long Island Sound and marine science.  Each student will be scheduled to participate in a series of hands-on workshops presented by university personnel, graduate students and environmental educators from a variety of organizations.  These workshops promote a greater awareness of Long Island Sound and local ecosystems.


$15 per student


10:00am - 2:00pm


4th - 8th


Project Oceanology and UCONN at Avery Point Campus

Connecticut River Museum

New England Science and Sailing Foundation

Past presentations include workshops from: Project Oceanology, Mystic Aquarium, UCONN Avery Point Professors and graduate students.

Each student should bring a bag lunch and a drink. Students should also dress for activities that may include: outdoor walking, wet-lab activities, and boat excursion. No flip-flops, please. Please note, boat excursions are selected through a lottery.

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