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  • English Camp Visitor Contact Station on Winter Schedule

    The English Camp visitor contact station in the Royal Marine Barracks is closed for the season, starting September 2. Grounds are open daily from dawn to 11 p.m.

  • American Camp Visitor Center on Winter Schedule

    The American Camp visitor center is open 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily from September 2 to June 6, 2015. Grounds remain open daily from dawn to 11 p.m. Telephone 360-378-2240, ext. 2227 or 2226 for information. More »

Spring Street School Blitzes the BioBlitz

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Sharon Massey's Spring School class has been instrumental in preparing for and promoting the BioBlitz scheduled May 3-4 at American Camp. Utilizing a tablet camera s student sets up a shot.
Jill Burton
 

Spring Street School Students Una, Mathew, Sol and Ronan take to the woods, field and beaches to demonstrate just a few of the locations where scientists and lay enthusiasts will tally the flora and fauna of American Camp during the BioBlitz scheduled May-34. (01.06)

 

San Juan Island National Historical Park is organizing a BioBlitz at American Camp May 3-4, 2014 from noon Saturday to noon Sunday. Watch this Spring Street School video and learn how much fun science can be in the perfect setting. (01.22)

Did You Know?

Winfield Scott

Lt. Gen. Winfield Scott's Mexican War campaign was a set-piece example for cadets in both Europe and North America, but he was most celebrated as a peacemaker. He had resolved two other Anglo_american border disputes before coming to San Juan Island. More...