Bay-Ocean


Week Six: 
Bay-Ocean, July 26-30

Bay-Ocean Adventurers: Ages 5-7
Bay-Ocean Explorers: Ages 8 – 11 

Description:
Explore the unique habitats of the San Francisco Bay and learn how the bay connects to the Pacific Ocean. Investigate the fascinating organisms that live in bay and ocean habitats and their adaptations. Meet bryozoans, sea sponges and sea anemones. Meet a shoreline crab, taste seaweed and learn how everything is interconnected in bay and ocean food chains. Test the salinity of bay and creek water and learn why the San Francisco Bay is an estuary. Make anemometers to test the speed and direction of the wind and fly a kite by the bay! Learn about the problems of marine plastic pollution to bay and ocean life and how to reduce this pollution at the source. 

Drop Off and Pick Up Locations:
Our main location this week will be Fern Picnic Area in Tilden Park, with two special location days at Cesar Chavez Park and one at Lake Anza.

Day Date Drop-off Location Pick-up Location
Monday July 26 Fern Picnic Area Fern Picnic Area
Tuesday July 27 Fern Picnic Area Fern Picnic Area
Wednesday July 28 Cesar Chavez Park Cesar Chavez Park
Thursday July 29 Cesar Chavez Park Cesar Chavez Park
Friday July 30 Environmental Education Center Parking Lot Env. Ed. Center Parking Lot