Chincoteague Bay Field Station at the Marine Science Consortium

General Information

Mission:

The Chincoteague Bay Field Station at the Marine Science Consortium provides outstanding multi-disciplinary, educational and research opportunities that celebrate the rich natural, cultural, economic, and technological resources of the mid-Atlantic Coastal region through field-based and hands-on learning, often in affiliation with multiple public and private partners.

To accomplish this mission, CBFS will provide a unique set of educational and research experiences; expand research collaborations among member universities, CBFS, NASA Wallops Flight Facility, US Fish and Wildlife Service, National Park Service, and other public and private partners; expand and enhance programs for pre-college, university,  and adult learners. These interrelated ends will be facilitated by means of: committed faculty, motivated and diverse students, stimulating programs and exceptional facilities.

Core Values:

- Learning through Experience
- Environmental Stewardship
- Creativity and Innovation
- Diversity
- Student and Faculty Research

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