This week long, not-resident camp is a special introduction to fishing which will provide our participants with an overview of the sport of fishing and introduce them to the many opportunities on the coast. Students will learn fishing knots and tackle, catching and finding bait, catching fish from the surf, piers and charter boats.
Students will learn how to use bait casting, spin casting rods and will receive an introduction to fly fishing and fly tying. Students will also learn about fishing regulations and careers in fish biology and ocean science.
The camp is open to students age 14-17.
Camp fee is $250.00 per student.
The applications are due June 1st and payment is due by June 10th.
*Special Note: Registered Scouts and Venturers will complete requirements for the Fishing, Fly Fishing, Fish and Wildlife Management merit badges, BSA Complete Angler Award, and Certified Angling Instructor.
For more information contact Dr. Pat Curley at firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit: sciencehouse.ncsu.edu