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Students learn about all kinds of Bay life—like this oyster toad—during CBF field experiences. Photo by Bill Portlock/CBF Staff
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Aboard the workboat Baywatcher, participants engage in water quality testing, biological sampling, and analysis while overlooking locations that have significant historical ties to the river—plantations, heavy industry, and serene wildlife preserves. Students sample aquatic life and perform basic water quality tests.
Program Capacity: Up to 28 people (including chaperones), grade 4 and older.
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