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Kent Island

kentisland This trip will venture far north to the Bowdoin Scientific Station on Kent Island, located in the Bay of Fundy, off the coast of New Brunswick, Canada. To complete their journey, students will cross open water first by ferry, then by lobster boat before finally wading ashore. Once on Kent Island, trip members will observe and participate in research on the sea birds, take hikes around the island, and swim along the rocky coast.  A legal passport is required for this trip.

Equipment List

Kent Island Equipment List (pdf)

Kent Island

If there is anything that is in the equipment list that you have questions about, please do not hesitate to contact Sarah Liu, Pre-Orientation Coordinator at (207)798-4268 or bocpreo@bowdoin.edu. Also, Capiliene tops and bottoms, and socks will be sold here at the Outing Club on the day of arrival if you are unable to get them beforehand.

Date:

Departs Tuesday, August 23, 2011