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:
Course materials and supplies (nets, microscopes, ecology kits);
Class-related transportation to nearby island ecosystems
Daily box lunch
Tuition: $1,500 (USD) per student or parent
For more information on dates or to reserve this package, please email.
Field Trip Packages are designed for small groups of families traveling together, with field trip programming offered once monthly. Session capacity is limited. Advance reservations are required.