L.A. Floating Lab Experiential Marine Science Programs ages K thru college Catalina Marine Science Program 12 hr program at Catalina Island with the same labs as the Floating Lab, but also includes snorkeling in the protected areas around Catalina and whale watching. On our way to the island we’ll be crossing one of the best whale watching areas in Southern California. Once we arrive at the islands we’ll begin our fish ID lab, which includes snorkeling at multiple sites along the protected side of the island. After snorkeling we’ll begin our plankton lab and physical oceanography lab. On our way home we’ll be back on the lookout for whales and dolphins. Species vary during the year, but here’s a quick list of species we’ve sighted in the past, along with best times of year for their sightings. Blue whale: summer Common dolphin: year-round Fin whale: year-round Bottlenose dolphin: year-round Humpback whale: summer Pac. Whitesided: winter Minke whale: year-round Risso’s dolphin: winter Gray whale: winter/spring Orcas: winter Bryde’s whale: summer Sperm whale: winter Max students: 35 Students must have swimming ability to snorkel Hot Breakfast, hot lunch, snacks, and drinks are included Contact us to reserve or for more details  
L.A. Floating Lab 141 W 22nd Street San Pedro, CA
phone/text 949*500*4755
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L.A. Floating Lab 41 W 22nd Street San Pedro, CA
phone/text 949*500*4755
L.A. Floating Lab Experiential Marine Science Programs ages K thru college Catalina Marine Science 12 hr program at Catalina Island with the same labs as the Floating Lab, but also includes snorkeling in the protected areas around Catalina and whale watching. On our way to the island we’ll be crossing one of the best whale watching areas in Southern California. Once we arrive at the islands we’ll begin our fish ID lab, which includes snorkeling at multiple sites along the protected side of the island. After snorkeling we’ll begin our plankton lab and physical oceanography lab. On our way home we’ll be back on the lookout for more whales and dolphins. Max students: 35 Students must have swimming ability to snorkel Hot Breakfast, hot lunch, snacks, and drinks are included Contact us or for more details
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