Fisheries and Aquaculture Camp
June 21-26, 2015
The Alabama Cooperative Extension System (ACES) and Auburn University Fisheries and Allied Aquacultures Department are offering Fish Camp 2015 – five days of intense fun and hands-on activities blended into a creative learning experience that provides the broadest possible exposure to natural resources careers with an emphasis on aquaculture, fisheries, and aquatic ecology.
This camp involves a lot of field/outdoor activity and is a great opportunity to learn from Auburn's renowned fisheries, aquaculture, and aquatic ecology professionals.
The camp is open to high school students age 15-18. Students will have the opportunity to make their own lures, fish for a trophy size bass in the AU fisheries research ponds, kayak in the Coosa River, seine a fish pond, see flying carp, and much more.
Students will experience campus-life while residing in Auburn's resident dormitories, eating at campus dining facilities, and enjoying evening social and recreational activities. Camp participants will have 24/7 counselor supervision.
Tuition is $675 per person and covers all instruction, transportation, housing, meals, kayaking, and recreational activities. Enrollment will be limited to 25 students so register early!
Required Forms and Insurance
Please complete the required camp form packet, kayaking waiver, and ropes course waiver no later than two weeks prior to the start of camp. All information provided remains confidential.
- Click here for the Summer Camp Form Packet
- Click here for kayaking waiver of liability form
- Click here for the ropes course waiver form.
If you consent to allowing campers to self-administer required medication, please print and complete the form listed below. (NOTE: You will need to upload this form when you reach the end of the Summer Camp Form Packet.)
As proof of health insurance, all participants must upload a copy of their health insurance card (front and back) with the camp form packet. If the participant does not have current health insurance coverage; please contact us as soon as possible for options. (NOTE: You will need to upload the front and back of your insurance card when you reach the end of the Summer Camp Form Packet.)
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Cancellation & Refund Policy
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For program questions, please contact the coordinator, Jeff Dyal at 334.844.5817.
Last Updated: December 4, 2014