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Take an Eco Tour With Ocean Connectors

Take an Eco Tour With Ocean Connectors

Duration:2.5 hours total
Includes:Equipment
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

Patrick Levin, Ocean Connectors Eco Tour Coordinator, received a B.A. in Communications with a Minor in Political Science from the University of California San Diego in 2016. Patrick holds both Lifeguarding and EMT certificates and is certified in CPR and First Aid. Patrick’s job with Ocean Connectors involves showing both locals and tourists the wonders of the natural environmental in San Diego…
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About Ocean Connectors

Ocean Connectors was founded in 2007 to educate, inspire, and connect underserved youth in Pacific coastal communities through the study of migratory marine life. Our vision is to cultivate a future generation of passionate, globally-­aware, and empowered coastal residents who take active steps to enjoy and protect ocean health.
This is a social impact experience where 100% of what you pay for this experience goes to Ocean Connectors. .

What we’ll do

We will meet at the Chula Vista Boat Launch where we will begin with a conversation about Ocean Connectors and our mission of Connecting Youth for Conservation. We'll then talk about the day's planned adventure and review safety guidelines. We'll also cover what wildlife we hope to see, and the paddle route through San Diego Bay, and the Chula Vista Wildlife Reserve. Everyone will be fitted with…

What else you should know

Ocean Connectors is a fiscal sponsorship project of The Ocean Foundation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation. All tour proceeds support our mission of helping youth experience the coastal outdoors.

What I’ll provide

Equipment
Kayaks, binoculars life vests, field guides, sunscreen, visors, transportation (optional; first come, first serve basis)

What to bring

Reusable water bottle (also available for purchase)
Sandals or shoes that can get wet
Change of clothes
Snack or lunch
Sunscreen and hat (available if needed)

Where you'll be

We will launch from the Chula Vista Boat Launch, paddle out of the marina and head south, towards the tidal marsh at the south end of the bay. This kayak tour takes you through the winding channels of the Chula Vista Wildlife Reserve, a segment the San Diego Bay National Wildlife Refuge. This federally-protected land is a crucial piece of nesting and foraging habitat for hundreds of species of migratory and resident bird species.

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 6 and up can attend.

More tips

Ocean Connectors is a fiscal sponsorship project of The Ocean Foundation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation. All tour proceeds support our mission of helping youth experience the coastal outdoors.
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Take an Eco Tour With Ocean Connectors
New experience
$35 per person
New experience
$35 per person