Did you miss the 2016 Discovery Boat tours? If you would like to join us in 2017, please sign-up here for free and we'll let you know via email as soon as we schedule the boats for 2017. (We will probably know the dates in May and you can signup then.)
What is Discovery Boat? Join the Glen Lake Association Watershed Biologist, Rob Karner on a pontoon boat for a two hour scientific study of Glen Lake. Using various scientific equipment, students learn all about plankton, water chemistry, swimmers itch life cycle, hydrology, bottom sediments, aquatic succession, and aquatic plants.
Learn about and see a plankton net, a compound microscope, Ekman Dredge, sonar devices, aqua view underwater camera, and the hydrolab.
Note: Children under 5 years not allowed. Children 5-10 years must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. If possible, please bring life jackets for children. Click Here to download the liability release form which is required for all participants.
GLA reserves the right to cancel due to weather conditions. Please arrive 15 minutes prior to starting time.