Bay-Ocean

Week Seven: 
Bay-Ocean, August 5 – 9

Bay-Ocean Adventures: 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. Hold a shoreline crab, taste seaweed and learn how everything is interconnected in bay and ocean food chains. Test the salinity of creek, bay and ocean water and learn why the San Francisco Bay is an estuary. Take a special field trip to explore a beautiful ocean beach in Marin. Learn about the problems of marine plastic pollution to bay and ocean life, how to reduce this pollution at the source, and complete a beach cleanup project. 

Drop Off and Pick Up Locations:

DayDateDrop-off LocationPick-up Location
MondayJuly 29Orchard Picnic AreaOrchard Picnic Area
TuesdayJuly 30Orchard Picnic AreaOrchard Picnic Area
WednesdayJuly 31Berkeley MarinaBerkeley Marina
ThursdayAugust 1Berkeley Marina
Special bus field trip to ocean beach*
Berkeley Marina
FridayAugust 2Lake AnzaLake Anza

* Bus transportation for field trips is provided by KIDS for the BAY.