Holt Education Center

SEF’s state-of-the art Holt Education Center hosts student programs focusing on biology, environmental science, geography, and related human history. Programs are tailored to fit specific school and grade-level goals, but can include organism dissection, animal physiology, geography, hydrology, estuary science, climate change, and Native American history. Programs at the Holt Center can easily be combined with other SEF programs to create a full-day or multi-day experience. FAQs Photo Album

Schooner SULTANA

A reproduction of a 1768 Royal Navy schooner, SULTANA provides an ideal platform for introducing students to the history and environment of the Chesapeake Bay. Onboard, students work with SEF’s professional staff to trawl for fish and crabs, explore the concept of water quality, learn about the importance of estuaries, and explore life in the 18th century. A variety of curriculum variants are available for schooner SULTANA programs. FAQs Photo Album