The goal of this half-day program is to encourage second graders to interact with and ask questions about the natural world. Overarching questions for the field trip are, “Why is this area protected on St. Croix?” and “How is this area similar and different to other familiar places, such as students’ homes and school grounds?” […]
SEA’s education programs are focused on getting out of doors to appreciate the very special environment of St. Croix. We rely on our partners at VINE (Virgin Islands Network of Environmental Educators) to assist with many of our school-based programs.
Working through schools and summer camps SEA reaches more than 2,500 youngsters each year. We also offer weekend activities for youth and adults – join us for hikes, kayak trips, snorkeling and much more!
The goal of this program is for fourth grade students to interact with and ask questions about the natural world and to increase students’ understanding of ecosystem processes and increase awareness of the natural world. Overarching questions for the field trip are, “Why are forests important in the global ecosystem and on St. Croix?” and […]
This program provides an in-depth look at coral ecology and challenges students to become stewards of and advocates for the marine environment. An academically challenging program for junior high and high school students, the CCC also includes plenty of field experience with snorkel and kayak trips, and marine park visits.
This two-day celebration of Planet Earth has engaged children in grades 3 – 6 since 1993 at St. George Village Botanical Garden. Students visit educational exhibits provided by government, non-profit and private enterprise with wide-ranging environmental messages. Topics range from alternative energy production, to non-point source pollution, global warming, endemic birds and sustainable farming.
From April through October SEA offers free snorkel clinics to the St. Croix community on the third Saturday of each month. The goal of these clinics is to increase appreciation for our marine habitat through recreation. SEA provides snorkel gear, instruction and light refreshments. Snorkel clinics are sponsored by Reef Jam. View our Events & […]