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FATHOMS Science Camp Marine Biologist Log Day 2

June 26th, 2021 by Seatrek Staff |

By Avery K., SeaTrek FATHOMS student We got acquainted with our boat, which is named Aboat Time and is from Norway. We learned all the secret tips and tricks for living on a boat – where to fill water bottles, how to hang wet clothes on the line, and where we can jump off the boat. […]

FATHOMS Science Camp Marine Biologist Log Day 1

June 24th, 2021 by Seatrek Staff |

By Nico R., SeaTrek FATHOMS student The date is June 16, 2021. We awoke from a deep slumber and headed out to get breakfast. The waffles tasted amazing and delicious. We met an awesome taxi driver and the best comedian in the US Virgin Islands, Jermaine. He is a classical man of “Cool Beans” culture. […]

FATHOMS Science Camp Marine Biologist Log Day 0

June 22nd, 2021 by Seatrek Staff |

Today concluded the first day of FATHOMS 2021, the 10 year anniversary of FATHOMS! Everyone met FATHOMS Lead Anna in St. Thomas, USVI. We spent the early afternoon meeting each other, learning how much we had in common, and getting settled into our hotel for the night. That’s when the fun truly began. We had […]

Set Sail With SeaTrek’s 10 Day Voyage

March 17th, 2021 by Seatrek Staff |

Are you interested in dipping your toes into SeaTrek? Set Sail with us on an action-packed ten-day adventure. Throughout this 10-day program, SeaTrek’s Set Sail students get to experience the best of what SeaTrek has to offer. From exploring the islands to exploring the seas, students see it all. Set it the beautiful landscape of […]

FATHOMS Guest Lecturers Celebrate 10 Years of Marine Science

February 23rd, 2021 by Seatrek Staff |

At SeaTrek BVI, we believe that learning is best approached through hands-on marine science experience. Our staff includes enthusiastic instructors who are well-versed in scuba, sailing, and marine biology, and all of our students live aboard a floating classroom to experience full immersion in the marine environment. However, our FATHOMS (Focused Adventure Through Hands On […]

Celebrating 10 Years of FATHOMS Marine Science Camps

January 13th, 2021 by Seatrek Staff |

In 2011, after five years in the making, the maiden voyage of SeaTrek FATHOMS set sail. Now entering the summer of 2021, we are celebrating the 10th anniversary of our FATHOMS voyage – Focused Adventure Through Hands-On Marine Science. Time flies when you’re having fun! To commemorate the program that sparked the fire for many […]

Kaitlin’s “Sharky” Adventure

December 7th, 2020 by Seatrek Staff |

Hi everyone, my name is Kaitlin and I am the incoming Lead Biologist for SeaTrek 2021! come from the land-locked state of Colorado, over a thousand miles away from the ocean, and always am asked: What got me interested in marine science? It started in my elementary school, where I poured over the small selection […]

Anna’s Academic Adventure

November 11th, 2020 by Seatrek Staff |

“Oh, you’re a marine scientist? I would love to play with dolphins all day!” My honest response to that might be confusing: “Yeah, I would love that, too!” As a marine scientist, I don’t get to play with dolphins all day. (I know dolphin scientists who also don’t play with dolphins all day.) I’m Anna […]

Dive into SeaTrek’s Newest Voyage in 2021 — Two-Week Bahamas Explorer!

September 17th, 2020 by Seatrek Staff |

I don’t know about you but when I think of 2020, all I can say is “Huh? What the…?” It was certainly not how I expected the decade to get started. But not to worry – because out of the struggles of 2020 have come some really great ideas – like new and exciting voyages […]

My College Essay

May 11th, 2020 by SeaTrek Alum |

This essay was written and submitted by Ava, a SeaTrek BVI alum. Ava will be attending school in the fall to pursue her dream in marine science. SeaTrek would like to say a big congratulations to Ava!! We are excited to see what the future holds for you. The Earth has a population of over […]

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