Marine camps planned on Narragansett Bay
Save the Bay and the Jamestown Education Foundation will offer a weeklong boat-based camp for students entering middle school. The full-day camp is based primarily on the water and combines science concepts in an outdoor classroom on Narragansett Bay. Topics include scientific collection and analysis, coastal ecology, marine biology, oceanography, maritime history and marine archaeology.
There is also a half-day program for younger children. Sessions begin July 11 and run through August 12. The fee for full-day camp fee is $250; half-day camp costs $95.
To apply, visit the Save the Bay Web site and complete the Jamestown camp registration Form by June 30. For scholarship opportunities, call Nora Santamour at 423- 3822. For more information, call 272-3540 ext. 139.