*This itinerary is subject to change.
March 4: Depart Deerfield and fly out of a NE/NY based airport to Cape Eleuthera
March 5 – 10: Island School
Typical Schedule March 5 – 10 (*subject to change):
- Early morning, begin the day with group exercise, such as biking, swimming, or running.
- Morning lab activity or ecology adventure
- Afternoon research and/or excursions around the island, such as beach clean ups, campus exploration & discussions, and more.
- Evening research tutorial/lectures and activities such as lionfish dissection, a night hike and bonfire
Other potential topics include: plastics, sustainable fisheries, food security, permaculture, aquaponics, aquaculture, tourism, coral reefs and mangrove ecology.
March 10: Fly back to NE/NY based Airport**
** Families are responsible for transportation from U.S.-based airport to the student’s final destination at the end of the trip.