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  • NEWS
    Sailing Program Connects Students with the Sea
    Utilizing a small fleet of Rhodes 19s, some at College of the Atlantic are gaining new perspectives on the lush natural and cultural heritage of Maine’s Frenchman Bay, while also developing balance within their rigorous academic lives.
  • NEWS
    Paddlers Race for Bragging Rights
    Moderate temperatures and calm seas greet participants in the outing club’s annual canoe race to Bar Island and back.
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    College ON the Atlantic
    Studying human ecology through the lens of Frenchman Bay aboard COA’s research vessel RV Osprey.

Events:

June 21st, 2018

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    Field station at Mount Desert Rock

    Osprey: Mount Desert Rock

    All Day, College of the Atlantic Pier Osprey transports people, supplies, and equipment to and from the Edward McC. Blair Marine Research Station, 25 miles out to sea, on a weekly basis during the summer.

June 22nd, 2018

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    COA's floating classroom, the R/V Osprey

    Osprey: OceansWide

    All Day, College of the Atlantic Pier OceansWide brings summer campers onto Frenchman Bay to learn how to dive and operate remotely operated vehicles. Campers learn to “fly” the devices against currents and around objects to find marine organisms and explore the benthic habitat.

June 27th, 2018

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    The lighthouse at COA’s Alice Eno Field Research Station on Great Duck Island.

    Osprey: Great Duck Island

    All Day, College of the Atlantic Pier Osprey transports people, supplies, and equipment to and from College of the Atlantic’s Alice Eno Field Research Station on a weekly basis during the summer.

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