Presentation on theme: "M ONKEY B AY P ROGRAM A CTIVITY G UIDE 2014 Phone:+1.(501) 822.8032 Main Home Campus Site:"— Presentation transcript:
M ONKEY B AY P ROGRAM A CTIVITY G UIDE 2014 Phone:+1.(501) Main Home Campus Site: Tobacco Caye Barrier Reef: Managing Directors: Marga and Matthew Miller Direct US Cell: General Manager: Fiona Joy Martin Program Manager: Anna Brakeman Senior Tour Guide: Juan Esquivel Hospitality Manager: Rachelle Estephan Campus Facilities Manager: Lincoln Wiltshire
A BOUT M ONKEY B AY M ONKEY B AY W ILDLIFE S ANCTUARY is an environmental education centre that offers experiential learning programs and training opportunities while serving as a model of conservation land stewardship. The Sanctuary consists of 1,060 acres of tropical forest, riverine and savannah habitats and is protected home to a variety of bird and wildlife species. Study Abroad Student Group from The Ensworth School
M ONKEY B AY C AMPUS Student Dorms Field Station Campus Grounds and Bon Fire Area Kitchen and Dinning Area Rainwater Showers Biogas Composting Toilet Library and Wireless Internet Wash up Station
D AY O NE : A RRIVAL AND NIGHT TOUR OF T HE B ELIZE Z OO
D AY 2: S IBUN R IVER C ANOEING AND T IGER C AVE
D AY 3: X UNANTUNICH A RCHAEOLOGICAL S ITE
D AY 4: S T. M ATTHEW ’ S G OVERNMENT S CHOOL – C OMMUNITY S ERVICE
D AY 5 & 6: C OXCOMB B ASIN W ILDLIFE S ANCTUARY
D AY 7 & 8: A CADEMIC T ESTING + C AYE C AULKER AND S NORKELING ON B ELIZE B ARRIER REEF
Day 8: Caye Caulker Marine Excursion Caye Caulker is a 45 minute water taxi ride from Belize City. Group arrives in time for check-in to island hotel (double occupancy rooms) and group lunch. Afternoon boat snorkelling guided excursion to nearby marine reserve. Farewell dinner and last overnight spent at island hotel before departure to home destination following day. Students will want to return to Belize with parents in tow for longer family visit!
Caye Caulker and Learning Activities Caye Caulker Marine Reserve Snorkelling Boat Tour Excursion Barrier Reef guided snorkelling tour. Patch Reef Snorkelling (multiple site drops). Cut Reef Snorkelling (spur & groove coral life). Island Mangrove Forests. Local Expert Presentation Topics The Marine Environment of Belize: 1) An Overview. 2) Mangroves and Sea grass. 3) Coral Reefs. Fish and CoraL Identification. Marine Protected Area Management. Man-O-War Bird Roosting SiteMangrove Snorkel Caribbean View from Caye Caulker
T HANKS FOR C HOOSING M ONKEY B AY ! See ya soon! Monkey Bay Staff: Back row, left to right: Matthew Miller, Juan Osais, Lincoln Wiltshire, Kenny Clarke, Samba, Clava Jeffords, Anna Brakeman, Juni Wiltshire. Front Row, left to right: Juan Esquivel, Angelina Reyes, Beverley Hyde, Justin Wiltshire, Chester Pop, Irma Ramos, Nora Pop, Juana Pop, Miriam Bolon, Stephanie Usher, Loyda Martinez.
Presentation to Parents Thursday 12 September :00pm Library