Tybee Beach Ecology Trips

P.O. Box 30923, Savannah, GA 31410
Wildlife/Nature Tour
Tybee Beach Ecology ToursWe make our own beach touch tank of things we findFlat clawed Hermit Crab peeking outPulling the beach seine netSmall Striped Burrfish (puffer)Examining a Sea Star, close up!A winter time Mushroom Jellyfish (doesn't sting)Live Lettered Olive Snail, one of our prettiest shellsA nice Knobbed Whelk shell found while beachcombing
Info & Amenities

Actively discover and learn about animals and habitats of Georgia's beaches from marine biologist Dr. Joe Richardson. More than just a trip to the beach! A fun, active, learning experience ideal for families, scout groups, and school groups.


TripAdvisor® Reviews:

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
Julia M | Nov 7, 2019
“A new way to see the beach”

We had Dr. Joe all to ourselves and what a privilege it was! This is a must do for everyone! What a great way to explore the beach with someone who is so deeply passionate about his chosen path! We...

Lindsey S | Oct 10, 2019
“Wonderful experience for adults and kids!”

This is our first trip to Tybee, and I took a chance on Dr. Joe! He is a very patient and knowledgable guide who came prepared with different shovels and gadgets. Even my 14-year-old was enthralled...

D8425ZHnicolew | Jul 30, 2019
“Ghost Shrimp Galore!”

Dr. Joe’s beach walk did not disappoint our party which included 4 teens and 3 Biology PhD’s! Great introduction to both marine and estuary ecology, and the ghost crab extractor is cool! So much...

Yelp® Reviews:

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Melanie T. | Feb 1, 2019

We took this tour with another family and would recommend it to anyone who is interested or enjoys learning about and seeing the creepy crawlers, crabs,...

Maxine B. | Jan 21, 2018

We were 4 adults and we learned a lot. Dr. Joe is a great teacher. We have since found a number of "things" and as promised we sent Dr. Joe an email and...

Jeanne M. | Mar 22, 2017

This was the highlight of our trip!! Dr. Joe helped us find and identify lots of different kinds of organisms. He was so knowledgeable, but encouraged...