Mission: The artist boat, inc. Is dedicated to promoting awareness and preservation of coastal margins and the marine environment through the disciplines of the sciences and the arts.
Programs: Eco-art workshops & adventures: classroom & field-based enviomental education programs integrating art & science. Eco-art workshops served 3,225 students and progressional development workshops served 84 teachers; eco-art adventures with school groups served 4,069 students, adventures for private griups or for the general public served 1,457, and outreach events served 3,614.
eco-art residencies: in-school, after-school, and summer environmental education programs, primarily implemented on school campuses, integrating art & science. Residencies directly served 682 youth and indirectly served many more through public art installations and curriculum development.
coastal heritage preserve: work in progress toward a 367 acre land acquisition for conservation and as a platform for delivery of the artist boat, inc. 's integrated arts and science-based environmental education programs.