Camarillo Desalter Field Trip
December 12 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
What: Field Trip to the Camarillo Desalter. The desalter facility transforms unusable brackish groundwater into a local source of high quality and affordable drinking water while also removing damaging salts from the regional watershed
“The Learning Center appeals to a diverse range of age groups. During a visit to the Learning Center, guests will be treated at the Desalter facility where guests will gain insights into the water treatment process, they will engage in activities that demonstrate the workings of the watershed using a model and interactive element to gain a better understanding of the importance of water conservation and local watershed management. As one of the few communities with such a dedicated space, we take pride in providing an accessible place for continuous learning about local watersheds and conservation.”
Who: 5th grade and up and parents. While this field trip is limited to 5th grade and up, younger siblings are welcome to attend with their family.
When: Tuesday December 12th at 10am. Arrive by 9:45 am. The tour will last approximately 1 hour.
Where: We will meet at 9:45am in front of the facility, 2727 Somis Rd., Camarillo. The field trip will start in their learning center, then we will tour the facility, and then return to the learning center for interactive activities.
*** Please note there is limited parking (maybe 1 or 2 spots), however there is a small dirt lot in front of the facility that can hold about 8-10 vehicles.
- The facility tour will take place outside so please dress accordingly.
- Limited to 24 people. Sign up on the waitlist if the field trip is full.