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Attend Our Atlantic Ocean Barrier Island Beach Ecology Summer Camp

The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island has partnered with the prestigious Reef Institute to offer a three day, four-night Barrier Island Ecology Summer Camp Package. This program offers an engaging, marine scientist-led experience for children ages 9 – 15. 

  • Develop an understanding of the interconnectivity of a barrier island 
  • Exploration of the native dune and tidal pool ecosystem
  • Learn about brackish and freshwater systems
  • Use microscopic exploration to study weathering and erosion
  • Analysis of sand dwellers and coastal biospheres
  • Visit Living Shore Oyster Beds 

Designed for students and families. the offering includes:

  • Instructor fees
  • Course materials and supplies (nets, microscopes, ecology kits);
  • Facilities
  • Class-related transportation to nearby island ecosystems
  • Daily box lunch
  • Available dates: June 21-25 |July 5 -9 |Aug 16-20 | Sept 6-10

Tuition: $1,500 per student or parent

For more information or to reserve this package, please email.