Marine Life: Biology and Behavioral Ecology

Explore the biology and natural history of marine animals such as dolphins, manatees, turtles, otters, dugongs, and whales. Delve into general marine biology, evolution, and behavioral ecology to better understand topics such as the nesting, hatching, and migrations of sea turtles. Visit research and aquarium facilities to observe and learn about cutting-edge research in marine biology, ecology, and conservation. Spend the night at the Florida Aquarium studying nocturnal organisms. Learn about identification and tracking techniques with visits to field sites and a private chartered cruise at Sarasota Bay Explorers with Mote Aquarium.

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July 14–July 28
New College, FL