Due to the recent weather closures, the deadline for making schedule adjustments (Drop/Add period) has been extended until Tuesday, January 23 at 5:00 p.m. The final fee payment deadline has been extended to Wednesday, January 24 at 5:00 p.m. Further information on any additional changes to the spring calendar will be forthcoming.

Boats, Facilities, & Equipment

Turtle Cove is fully equipped to provide support for research and educational needs.

We have comfortable accommodations, classrooms sized to facilitate a personal learning experience, and spacious and base-equipped laboratory space.The Galva Canal classroom and boat shed/dock are easily accessed by car, located just off I-55. The classroom, lab space, and lodge on Pass Manchac are only accessible via boat. Of course, the surrounding wetlands can provide a wealth of research and educational experiences.


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