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Chesapeake Bay Explorations

Field Trip Experience

  • Duration

    Single Day

  • Grades


  • Price

    $7 per person

  • Where

    Main Aquarium Campus


Oysters are powerful water filters and great indicators of the Chesapeake Bay’s health. Schedule this presentation as part of your National Aquarium field trip and empower your students to get to know these remarkable mollusks, test water samples and draw conclusions about the state of the Bay. Your class will work hand-in-hand with Aquarium experts and come away with a better understanding of our regional waterways.

Live animals: Yes, as available

Duration: 45 minutes

Maximum number of students: 64

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