Through a variety of interactive activities, learn about the web of life in wetland and river habitats, the impact of invasive species, and how humans help and harm this watery world.
We will investigate forms of maritime communication from the past and present: signal lights, Morse code, and code flags. We’ll even do some of our own code-breaking!
Find out the important part ships play in providing for our needs and wants. Investigate how a special mailboat brings letters and packages to crews on the Detroit River. Enjoy a cargo matching activity and write a message to the crew of a Great Lakes freighter!