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Junior Marine Biologist Camp Ages 12 - 15

Junior Marine Biologist Camp is full of hands-on science, animal interactions, field trips and behind the scenes experiences at Adventure Aquarium! This program is a great way to begin your research into marine science as a career or nurture your love of the ocean.
Each week of Junior Marine Biologist Camp provides a unique immersive experience.

Camp includes:

  • Interaction with our education animal collection
  • Participation in interactive ecology demonstrations and activities
  • Investigation of careers in biology and environmental science fields
  • Practicing science inquiry skills on field trips to diverse New Jersey habitats

Camp runs from 9am – 3:30pm Monday – Friday

Junior Marine Biologist Camp Schedule

July 27-31
Ocean Discoveries
The ocean is largely unexplored! Discover the methods and technology used by scientists to study the deep ocean and the ocean’s influence on environment, energy, weather, and climate. Participate in data collection using scientific equipment. Explore marine and environmental science careers that relate to ocean exploration and the advancement of our knowledge of ocean systems. 

Aug 3-7
Ocean Conservation
The ocean and humans are linked in so many ways! Learn about human impacts on the ocean and conservation projects working locally and globally to make a difference for the future. Participate in hands on activities that contribute to conservation. Explore careers in ocean and environmental conservation and how you can get involved in protecting marine and aquatic ecosystems.

Current Junior Marine Biologist Camp Sessions and Availability


Junior Marine Biologists Pricing
Member (Adventure Aquarium) $370
Early Bird (Registration between 1/1/2020 and 3/15/2020) $370
Non-Member $395

Note: Discounts can be stacked.

Please note: Campers may be participating in dissections and/or other hands-on science activities that might require getting dirty. Please wear appropriate clothing that can get messy. Campers must wear closed-toed shoes for behind the scenes access. Campers must bring a bag lunch and refillable water bottle each day of camp. Junior Marine Biologist Camp includes 1 field trip per week. Campers must be able to travel by bus or 15 passenger van.

For more information or to register for any of our camps, click one of the links below, email seacamp@aquaticsciences.org or call 856-361-1025.

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