EARTH 2017 – Day 3


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Wednesday—July 19, 2017

Location: MBARI—Moss Landing, CA

Objective: Day 3
0700–0830 Breakfast—on your own
0830–1130 Kayaking in Santa Cruz

Venture Quest Kayaking
#2 Santa Cruz Wharf
Santa Cruz, CA

You can drive right out onto the Santa Cruz Wharf and park next to the kayak office. It is the first thing on the left. You will pay for parking as you leave: $3 per hour starting from 10 am. It should be really nice out.

1130–1330 Tour of the Seymour Marine Discovery Center, Santa Cruz

The Seymour Marine Discovery Center is located at 100 McAllister Way in Santa Cruz. We will be exploring the centre and then getting a guided tour from 12:30-1:15 PM. We will need to leave Seymour around 1:30 in order to get to the aquarium by 3:00.

Seymour Center Educator Links

1330–1430 Box Lunch
1430–1730 Tour of the Monterey Bay Aquarium, Monterey

Please meet at the Group Arrival Station located on Hovden Way no later than 3:00 pm. Directions and parking information are available on the aquarium, website.

1800 DinnerHula’s Island Grill, Monterey


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