Tag Archives: Sitka Sound Science Center

Sitka National Historical Park to host an intertidal BioBlitz on Aug. 3

From 8-11 a.m. on ​Saturday, Aug. 3, Sitka National Historical Park will host biologists from the Sitka Sound Science Center, who will work with the public to conduct a BioBlitz in the park’s tidelands. This is the last monthly BioBlitz … Continue reading

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Sitka National Historical Park to host an intertidal BioBlitz on July 6

The Sitka National Historical Park will host an intertidal BioBlitz from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, July 6, at the tent outside the park’s visitor center. During this event, participants will attempt to identify as many intertidal critters as … Continue reading

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Sitka Sound Science Center hosts guided tide pool walks in early July

Join a Sitka Sound Science Center interpreter for a morning of intertidal exploration during three guided tide pool walks in early June. The walks begin at 9 a.m. on Thursday, July 4; at 9:30 a.m. on Friday, July 5; and at … Continue reading

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Sitka Sound Science Center to host Field Science School again this summer

Field Science School registration is now open for the second straight year at the Sitka Sound Science Center. High-school-aged students are welcome to sign up for the eight-week skills course. Sessions take place every Friday, starting on June 7 and … Continue reading

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Eco-Discovery event on Friday, April 26, focuses on being a Junior Geologist

Learn how to be a Junior Geologist during an Eco-Discovery event. Students can join in the fun from 10 a.m. to noon on Friday, April 26, at the Sitka Sound Science Center (Note: this is a teacher in-service day, so … Continue reading

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Earth Month activities include the 18th annual Parade of the Species, a youth eco-challenges event, free bus rides, and more

Earth Day is on Monday, April 22, and Earth Week this year is Sunday through Saturday, April 21-27. Sitka will host a variety of activities for Earth Week, including a couple of spring clean-up events, a couple of gardening classes, … Continue reading

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Eco-Discovery case of the lucky herring for young scientists at the Sitka Sound Science Center

A mystery has taken place at Sitka Sound Science Center, and we need Sitka’s youth sleuths to help us solve the caper. Crack the case by using investigative techniques to eliminate suspects and earn your very own Eco-Discovery button upon … Continue reading

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