& Ocean Programs
Events and Contests
Dive into Learning Opportunities
. . with hands-on, interactive programs and field trips correlated to Alaska State Standards for students K-12
. . at the new Islands & Ocean Visitor Center of the Alaska Maritime Refuge
and Kachemak Bay Research Reserve in Homer, Alaska.
New Thinkers, Stewards
our staff and resources, your students can springboard from microscopic looks
at the marine environment to big picture concepts of the health of the ocean.
Our professional staff also leads sessions at special marine-related
events and camps in coastal Alaska communities. Teacher training with & without
graduate credit is available periodically.
The Alaska Maritime Refuge is rich in art, history (Native, Russian America, economic, and hot and cold wars) as well as the exciting
science of marine wildlife, and offers an ideal venue for cross-curricula learning.
Last updated: September 8, 2008