Acadia Institute of Oceanography Marine Science Camp

 

Overview

Located on the southern end of Mount Desert Island, Marine Science Camp consists of an extensive program of marine studies. Student oceanographers work closely with their instructors in exploring the marine environment—from offshore dredging for invertebrates to whale and seal counts. AIO conducts introductory (ages 10-12), intermediate (ages 12-15) and advanced (ages 15-19) sessions.

General Info

Name Acadia Institute of Oceanography Marine Science Camp
Location Seal Harbor, ME
Year-round Contacts 800-375-0058
Program Focuses & Features Basketball, Ecology, Environmental Science, Geology, Hiking, Marine Biology/Studies, Oceanography, Swimming, Tennis
Age Range Residential — Coed Ages 10-19
Application Deadline Rolling
Director Sheryl C. Gilmore, Executive Director
Residential Fee $1200-2450 (+$60-80), 1-2 weeks. College credit.
Year Established 1975
Dates & Sessions June-Aug; 5 sessions, 1-2 weeks long

Contact

Sheryl C. Gilmore, Executive Director
800-375-0058