Oceanography of the Southern California Bight
May 27-30, 2008
Spring 2008 semester, Tuesday-Friday after Memorial Day
Visit area beaches, lagoons, and coastal sites to explore coastal ecosystems and geological and oceanographic processes of the Southern California Bight. Course includes a full day boat trip to East Anacapa Island (Channel Islands National Park). The course will also focus on human interactions in the coastal environment. This 4-day, 3-night trip begins in La Jolla and ends near Point Conception. Students provide their own transportation (carpooling required). A fee of $58 will be collected to cover the transportation cost to East Anacapa Island and one night's lodging at the Ocean Institute in Dana Point.