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2024 Water and Wildlife Summer Camp for Middle Schoolers

August 12 @ 9:00 am - August 16 @ 3:00 pm EDT

Where: Onanda Park, 4965 County Road 16, Canandaigua NY

When: August 12-16th, M-F, 9 AM- 3 PM (Before and aftercare available from 8 AM- 4 PM)

Who: 6th- rising 9th graders

The interactive and fun camp activities for the week include:

  • Find crayfish, mayflies, dragonfly nymphs, and many more critters while exploring the streams and forest
  • Learn about invasives, food webs, water quality, and enjoy a bus ride around the lake to conduct water sampling
  • Explore a variety of the fish and amphibians that are commonly found in the lake
  • Learn special fishing techniques and tying skills, and how to assess populations
  • Enjoy a boat ride and/or canoeing around the lake while water sampling
  • Have fun playing educational games and hiking
  • And much, much more

Another year of camp is made possible with generous support by the Guido & Ellen Palma Foundation. The Guido & Ellen Palma Foundation has made the Water and Wildlife Summer Camp possible and affordable for the past two years. Thank you so much for your continuing support and generosity!


For more information on camp and to register please visit the camp page below:

Water and Wildlife Summer Camp – CLWA (canandaigualakeassoc.org)


August 12 @ 9:00 am EDT
August 16 @ 3:00 pm EDT
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Onanda Park, Canandaigua NY