Tue, Nov 12|
Aquarium Tarpon Springs
Introduction to Marine Ecology and Enrichment
Get the hands-on learning experience that will stand out on your resume, give you an insight into a career working with animals and marine life, and allow you a behind-the-scenes animal encounter!
Time & Location
Nov 12, 2019, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Aquarium Tarpon Springs, 850 Dodecanese Blvd, Tarpon Springs, FL 34689, USA
About the Event
This course is designed for anyone interested in persuing an interest or a career in the field of marine science, biology, animal behavior, or ecology. No prior experience is required, just an eagerness to learn and get your hands wet (literally!)
Students will be guided through animal care and the benefits and importance of animal enrichment though hands-on feedings, interactions, and trainings with live animals! This course touches on the basic biology and phychology primarily of sharks and rays. It is a must-do fro anyone persuing or thinking about a career in the field.
Price: $50 per participant *participants under age 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian who will be free of charge
Younger siblings will not be permitted to this course, but should check out other more age-appropriate courses!