SEA Days features multi-generational learning about cutting-edge research at Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego. Monthly events focus on current ocean topics with hands-on exploration, special activities and a chance to interact with Scripps Oceanography scientists.
SEA Days also provides an ideal venue for students, scouts and others to meet requirements for “Interview a Scientist” or career-day projects.
Programs are included with aquarium admission and take place from 11 a.m.–3 p.m. on the third Saturday of each month.
Saturday, July 16
Shark and Ray Day
Did you know that there are hundreds of species of sharks that swim the world’s oceans? Enhance your knowledge of these spectacular fish and their adaptations through hands-on activities. Meet local Scripps Oceanography researchers studying sharks and rays and learn what you can do to protect these important predators.
Saturday, August 20
Since 1916, data on ocean conditions and plankton have been measured from the pier, providing unparalleled information on changes in the coastal Pacific Ocean. Celebrate the 100th anniversary of this invaluable resource.