LiMPETS Rocky Intertidal Monitoring Teacher Workshop

Saturday, March 9, 2024
in Half Moon Bay
10:30 AM-4:30 PM

Folks conducting transect work in the rocky intertidal.

LiMPETS (Long-term Monitoring Program and Experiential Training for Students) is a community science program for students, educators and volunteer groups. Community scientists monitor the coastal ecosystems of California’s national marine sanctuaries, increasing awareness and stewardship of these important areas.

Workshop attendees will receive:

    • A 5-unit curriculum, aligned with NGSS and Common Core
    • Immersive training for rocky intertidal data collection and analysis
    • Year-round support from LiMPETS staff for scheduling field trips, training students, and collecting data

Students who participate in LiMPETS:

    • Collect data in California’s coastal ecosystems
    • Observe ecological phenomena
    • Contribute to a 20+ year database