a live scallop with its shell partially opened


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Seeking Science: A Fundy Spray Adventure

fisherman emptying scallop drag on a boat
  • Guided boat tour with marine biologists
  • Complimentary seafood treat
  • Includes admission to the Fundy Discovery Aquarium

Join the crew on our research vessel, the Fundy Spray, to explore the Passamaquoddy Bay. Get a hands-on, up-close lesson on the ecology of the bay as you assist the crew in gathering specimens and samples with our plankton tow, and then examine them under the on-board microscope and touch tank. You’ll be rewarded for your efforts with a tasty seafood treat and the knowledge that you were a part of researching our fascinating marine environment!

The Adventure starts at 9:15 with registration and an introduction at the Fundy Discovery Aquarium. The group will then walk to the DFO wharf for a 10:00 departure. We will return to the wharf for 12:00 noon. Admission to the Aquarium is include in the Adventure Fee.

Please click here to purchase your tickets.