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Acadia Institute of Oceanography

  • Program Address:

    9 Lower Dunbar Road
    Seal Harbor, ME 04679, U.S.A.

    Tel:
    Phone: 207-276-9825
    Fax:
    Fax: 207-276-9825
    Toll Free:
    Toll Free: 800-375-0058
  • Winter Address:

    PO Box 8308
    Ann Arbor, MI 48107, U.S.A.

    Fax:
    Secondary Fax: 800-375-0058

Directors: Sheryl & Jim Gilmore

AIO introduces young people to the exciting world of marine science through a unique hands-on curriculum that combines biological, physical and chemical oceanography with field, classroom, offshore and laboratory work. The College of the Atlantic, in Bar Harbor, Maine, offers $10,000/year scholarships to any AIO student who is accepted into their program with a recommendation from one of our directors. At the heart of the AIO program is an experienced and qualified core of educators.

  • Accreditation:
    MYCA
  • Camp size:
    44
  • Directors:
    Sheryl & Jim Gilmore
  • Founded:
    1975
  • Gender:
    Co-Educational
  • Maximum age:
    19
  • Minimum age:
    10
  • Nearest city:
    Bar Harbor, ME
  • Season opens:
    June 23, 2019
  • Season closes:
    August 23, 2019

Activities

  • Marine Science
  • Biology
  • Oceanography
  • Whale Watching
  • Tidal Pools Study
  • Dissection
  • Saltwater Tanks
  • Water Sampling
  • Water Testing
  • Navigation
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Salt Marsh Study
  • Bog Study
  • Swimming
  • Canoeing
  • Snorkeling
  • Seal Observations


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