Enjoy an astounding array of wildlife! Playful sea otters, curious harbor seals, boisterous sea lions, and hundreds of bird species abound as you explore one of California's most spectacular wetlands aboard a stable, 27 foot, U.S. Coast Guard inspected pontoon boat. Join us for a relaxing afternoon taking in the breathtaking sites of Elkhorn Slough and helping naturalists collect data on the species that call it home. Health and safety protocols require all participants to wear mask and practice social distancing. Our facilities have been prepared with your family and our staff’s safety in mind. Participants are subject to health and safety screenings upon arrival, including a health questionnaire, temperature check, and mandatory handwashing. MSI Event Cancellation and Refund Policy: No refunds for cancellations made within two weeks of the program start date. MSI will fully refund fees if the session is cancelled*. Please note our events still take place rain or shine including our Discovery Voyages unless deemed a safety issue by the ship's Captain. *Program cancellations due to federal, state, or county COVID-19 mandates will result in credit transfer to a future program.