June 17-21 | 9:00am – 4:00pm
Aquaponics is a method of growing plants hydroponically by using waste water from aquaculture as the source of nutrients. The Steelton-Highspire Aquaponics Greenhouse will serve as a living laboratory where students will explore biology, plant propagation, water chemistry, engineering design, and agricultural technology opportunities. In addition, students will visit a local aquaponics research greenhouse and an educational aquaponics lab.
Age: This camp is for students entering 9th-12th grade.
Program: INSC 055 01 SC
Cost: This camp is funded by Harrisburg University through a grant from the Faile Foundation.
Dates: June 17-21, 2019
Hours: 9:00am – 4:00pm
Location: Harrisburg University Aquaponics Greenhouse at Steelton-Highspire School District
Instructor: Rachel Fogle