What is marine debris and how does it impact ocean ecosystems? Participants will explore this pressing topic in the field and classroom, hiking outdoors to collect debris and data before gathering inside to interpret the day’s findings and learn the facts about marine plastic pollution.
Location: Once you have registered, you will receive a confirmation email with directions to the meeting location!
- This will be a vigorous activity.
- Youth, ages 12 and up, are welcome with adult supervision.
Is this event rain or shine? We use National Park advisories to determine whether or not the class will run. Click here to check out current weather conditions!
Class Cancellation Policy: If a registered participant wishes to cancel their enrollment and receive a refund, notification must be received at least 14 days in advance of the class date. No refunds will be issued for enrollment cancellations made less than 14 days in advance of the class date. Class enrollment fees are non-transferable. In the event that the PRNSA Field Institute cancels a class, participants will receive a full refund of class fee.
What to Bring:
Warm, variable-weather, layered clothing including: windbreaker, gloves, warm hat