Everyone arrived in Layton, Florida by 8:00 P.M. Thursday evening. The trip went smoothly, and we managed to avoid the usual spring break traffic. Everyone slept very well last night and we awoke to a sunny day! Snorkeling has started in the grassy mudflats, … Continue reading →
The marine biology class of 2013 has started their studies and will be departing for the Florida Keys on Wednesday, April 27th at 4:00 P.M. Pack your swimsuits and sunscreen!
The Goshen High School Marine Biology Program had another great year down in the Florida Keys! Our Saturday was spent “science fair” style taking a look at all of the marine studies that were completed throughout the week. Many interesting … Continue reading →
We had another beautiful day of snorkeling and excursions. We traveled a couple of hours on Wednesday (1 by bus and another by boat) to get out to the coral reef at John Pennekamp State Park. It was worth it … Continue reading →
Today was another busy one for the marine biology students. They started the morning off with a lecture on mollusks and group project planning. Afternoon excursions included grassy mudflats and the quarry. Both were fascinating with sightings of sea anemones, … Continue reading →
Monday kicked off the first official day of marine studies. The morning began with field excursions to the grassy mudflats and the quarry. The emphasis was on snorkeling skills and habitat profiles. Many marine organisms were observed including barracuda, cowfish, … Continue reading →
Students arrived at the Lime Tree Bay Resort in Layton, Florida at 2:30 Sunday afternoon. They were all smiles and eager to get off of the bus after a long drive. The afternoon and evening were spent unpacking and getting aquainted with their … Continue reading →
The entire GHS Marine Bio crew feasted on grilled chicken donated by Galen and Sue. This generous offer fed a large number of people and helped keep down the cost for the students.