Discovery Day

The open house event offers everyone the opportunity to learn about the current research our team is working on and learn more about the coastal ecosystem we live in.

MATE Northern Gulf Coast Regional ROV Competition

In this competition, student teams, facilitated by their teachers/mentors/coaches, design, build, and test their own unique ROV before coming to the Dauphin Island Sea Lab to compete against student teams from across the Gulf coast in a series of science-based missions.

Cocktails with the Critters

A picture-perfect sunset and an evening with friends. That’s the plan for the annual Cocktails with the Critters hosted by the Dauphin Island Sea Lab Foundation.

Sea Lab Science Friday: STEM: The Ocean Version

Drop-in field class focsued on ocean technology used to protect, clean, and explore our ocean. This class is perfect for homeschooled students, parents, and caretakers seeking enrichment opportunities.

Day Camp: BIO Blitz

Campers will set out on an expedition across many of the diverse habitats of Dauphin Island.

Day Camp: Oceans Alive!

See, touch, and learn about the marine plants and animals that call Alabama home.

Day Camp: Survivor: Dauphin Island

Campers will learn about coastal fishes and how to reel them in.

Day Camp: Ocean Bytes

Campers will get the chance to use the tools scientists use to study the oceans.