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Tybee Beach Ecology Trips

, Savannah, GA
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.

Business Status
  • Open For Business
COVID-19 Safety Measures
  • Savannah Safe

No additional safety protocols provided.


TripAdvisor® Reviews:

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
Troop34293 | Jul 7, 2021
“A hands-on marine ecology lesson with our Girl Scout troop!”

Dr. Joe met us on the North Beach of Tybee island and had our 14 girls (ages 10-12) spotting signs of ghost shrimp, exploring tidal pools, saving sea stars, and catching sea animals for our...

A5463EYamandah | Jun 25, 2021
“Not to be missed when visiting Tybee!”

This was even better than I expected and sometimes I expect a lot. As a homeschool mom, I look for unique, educational opportunities wherever we go (insert the groan of teenagers here). The beach...

Kris L | Jun 19, 2021
“Great family activity!!!”

Great for families. The little kids and the teenagers were all participating and having so much fun exploring, finding animals, and learning from Dr Joe. (Adults too!!). Everything we found was...

Yelp® Reviews:

Yelp Overall Rating
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,...

Jay 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...

Ben Z. | Jun 13, 2016

This was a lot of fun and would be great for a family with kids of all ages. The guide was very knowledgeable about all of the little critters we found. You...