Aquatic Science


Week One: 
Aquatic Science, June 14-18

Aquatic Science Adventures: Ages 5 – 7
Aquatic Science Explorers: Ages 8 – 11 

Explore fascinating aquatic environments including creeks, ponds, lakes and the San Francisco Bay. Discover the adaptations that help organisms survive in freshwater and brackish water ecosystems. Investigate freshwater invertebrates, including damselflies, mayflies and crayfish, and brackish water bay life including shoreline crabs, blue mussels, sea lettuce and sea squirts. Learn about the importance of conserving freshwater for all life on earth and the actions you can take to conserve water every day.

Drop Off and Pick Up Locations:
Our main location this week will be Orchard Picnic Area in Tilden Park, with one special location day at Cesar Chavez Park.

Day Date Drop-off Location Pick-up Location
Monday June 14 Orchard Picnic Area Orchard Picnic Area
Tuesday June 15 Orchard Picnic Area Orchard Picnic Area
Wednesday June 16 Cesar Chavez Park Cesar Chavez Park
Thursday June 17 Environmental Education Center Parking Lot Orchard Picnic Area
Friday June 18 Lake Anza Parking Lot Orchard Picnic Area