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Marine Ecology Field Trip - Maria Mitchell

Marine Ecology Field Trip

What sea creatures live in Nantucket Harbor? Find out as you help collect, identify and release fish, crabs, shrimp, and other marine life! The Harbor is filled with interesting animals that will amaze you in their shapes, colors, and habits. This program is part of a long-term research project and is interesting for adults and children alike. Own transport necessary. At least one adult must sign up with children. 

This program is designed to be interesting for all ages. Pre-registration required. The program will meet at the Washington St. Extension parking lot. In the case of inclement weather, programs will be cancelled and participants will be notified.

Interested in a private Marine Ecology Field Trip program? Call us at 508-228-5387 or email to find out about pricing. Timing can be flexible.

Masks required

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Jul 30 2021


10:00 am - 12:00 pm

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Maria Mitchell Association


Maria Mitchell Association

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2021 Annual Events

  • April 23 – 25, Daffodil Festival CANCELED check back for online options
  • May, Wine & Food Festival CANCELED
  • June 17 – 20, Nantucket Preservation Month
  • June 17 – 28, Film Festival
  • June, Book Festival CANCELED
  • July 3 – Independence Day Festivities
  • July 13 – 15, Nantucket Garden Festival
  • July 15 – 17, Comedy Festival
  • July, Nantucket Art and Artisan Show
  • July 19 – 24, Dance Festival
  • August 5 – 7, NHA’s Nantucket by Design
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  • August 14 -22, Nantucket Race Week
  • August 22, Opera House CupCANCELED
  • August, Marine Life Release Day
  • October 9, Cranberry Festival CANCELED
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