Aquaponics

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June 17-21 | 9:00am – 4:00pm

Description

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
Credits:  Non-credit
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