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Spartina Marine Education Charters

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Bluffton, SC, USA
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About Spartina Marine Education Charters
Spartina Marine Education Charters offers a "2 hour in depth revelation of the Lowcountry waterways". Different from a sight-seeing tour, Captain Amber will spend 2 hours guiding a scientific expedition! Local crabs, shrimp, and fish will make a temporary appearance on board in a touch tank
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a great excursion. Beautiful scenery, lots of wildlife, and Captain Amber was very engaging. Our group learned quite a bit about the low country eco-system. We highly recommend this 2 hour excursion on the May River for both locals and visitors alike.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Marc S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Such a wonderful time on the May River, Captain Amber provided a rich and informational talk about the marine biology of this Low Country waterway and land area with humor, and local lore. Really enjoyable, live crabs and shrimp on board for demo purpose, and...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank LINYSue
Reviewed September 16, 2019

This was my second trip with Amber on her Spartina Education tour. Besides 4 locats, there were two out-of-towners on board (including my daughter) and Amber kept everyone captivated with her enthusiasm for everything relating to the waterways. She speaks of the birds of the...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank 722JaneP
Reviewed August 11, 2019

We spent a Saturday morning with Amber and her captain getting a great understanding of the nature and workings of the salt marsh around Hilton Head and Bluffton. Her knowledge of the area is beyond compare and she explains the interrelated ecosystem in a simple...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank markdM9286IH
Reviewed July 28, 2019

I thoroughly enjoyed myself. I learned a great deal about the ecology of the area even though I'm a Hilton Head resident. Soooo relaxing. Plus I was impressed that Amber worked to ensure her presentation was interesting to both adults and kids.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank NJ-Proth
Reviewed July 6, 2019

It was a fantastic educational trip of the “Backwaters”. Amber's wealth of knowledge and the ability to convey it, was Impressive. I could see that small children’s minds could stray a bit, our grandchildren (school age) enjoyed it. I am booking another trip for another...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank onlyred1
Reviewed July 4, 2019

This was an outstanding tour. My 8 year old grand daughter loved handling the sea creatures and learning about our eco system. I would not recommend it for children under age 8 though. It was hot but still enjoyable especially for adults. There was so...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Cory B
Reviewed June 17, 2019

Cap. Amber is an excellent guide and educator! She is passionate about her work and funny too! Highly recommend

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Terry C
Reviewed May 30, 2019

This was my second tour with Amber, always a real treat! She is so knowledgeable and shares all of her experiences and great understanding of the Low Country waterways and marshes in a fun-filled 2 hour tour. Amber is engaging, funny and so informative. You...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Lark R
Reviewed May 27, 2019

Captain Amber provides an amazing adventure on the water in Bluffton...full of Low Country history, habitat ecology, marine and bird life, tidal effects, dolphins (if you're lucky) and other surprises. Amber is engaging and fun as she pilots around the river. Her tour will keep...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Lucy D
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