ACES Calendar

<< Sunday, June 11, 2017 >>
Event: Fish Camp Start: 6/11/17 8:00am
Fee: yes End: 6/11/17 4:00pm
Calendar(s): Aquatic Resources; 4-H & Youth Development; Aquatic Resources; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.
Address: 203 Swingle Hall, Auburn University, AL 36849 County: Lee
Contact Name: David Cline Phone: 334-844-2874
Event Website: http://www.auburn...programs/fish.htm Email:
Description: The Alabama Cooperative Extension System (ACES) and Auburn University Fisheries and Allied Aquacultures Department are offering Fish Camp-"five days of intense fun and hands-on activities blended into a creative learning experience that provides the broadest possible exposure to natural resource careers with an emphasis on aquaculture, fisheries, and aquatic ecology. This camp involves a lot of field/outdoor activity and is a great opportunity to learn from Auburn's renowned fisheries, aquaculture, and aquatic ecology professionals. The camp is open to high school students age 15-18. Students will have the opportunity to make their own lures, fish for a trophy size bass in the AU fisheries research ponds, kayak in the Coosa River, seine a fish pond, see flying carp, and much more. Students will experience an amazing campus-life in this one week program full of evening social and recreational activities. Camp participants will have 24/7 counselor supervision.