What to bring to the Marine Lab

Suggested Items

  • Pillows, blankets, and sheets  (extra long twin) are your responsibility.  Linens are not provided by the Marine Lab.
  • Shower caddie
  • Sunscreen
  • To go Coffee Mug
  • Water bottle
  • Boots (rain boots, scuba booties, etc.)
  • Camera
  • Closed toe (old) shoes to wear in the water (scuba booties, Keens, salomon, etc.) – students are required to wear shoes when canoeing/kayaking/paddleboarding)
  • First aid kit with band aids, Iodine (for oyster cuts), hydrogen peroxide, etc.
  • Hat
  • Insect repellent
  • Lawn/beach chair
  • Long-sleeve shirts and pants
  • Loose fitting, old, comfortable clothes for field work
  • Mini fridge (will be a tight fit if more than one fridge per room)
  • Rain jacket
  • Refillable water bottle
  • Shower towel AND a beach towel
  • Sunglasses
  • Binoculars (optional)

Don’t bring everything from Durham, only what you will need.  Most students put additional items in storage in Durham.