Junior, senior high students take part in Shark Fest Summer Camp | Schools
For any youngster dreaming of one day studying sharks and shark behavior, the Shark Fest Summer Camp offers a real-life glimpse.
Sponsored by the Gulf Coast Research Laboratory Marine Education Center in Oceans Springs, the five-day camp gives junior and senior high students a chance to visit the top shark fishing hotspots around the Barrier Islands aboard a research vessel. Participants also have an opportunity to catch and tag sharks while contributing to ongoing scientific research.
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