Ben Carver

Baltimore Harbor Environmental Education Program Captain

Tenure at CBF: October 2016-Present

Education: BA in Psychology, St. Mary's College of Maryland

Prior Experience:

  • Captain, CBF Port Isobel Environmental Education Program (October 2016 - June 2017)
  • Captain, Shoals Marine Laboratory (Spring - Fall 2016)
  • USCG Certified Captain, 100 Ton Inland and Great Lakes Master, Auxiliary Sail Endorsement
  • Bartender, Duda’s Tavern, Baltimore (Winter 2015 - Spring 2016)
  • Mate, Skipjack Sigsbee (2015)
  • Deckhand, Schooner Lady Maryland (2014)
  • Deckhand, Schooner Virginia (Fall 2013)
  • Mate, Schooner Manitou (Spring - Summer 2013)
  • Deckhand, Schooner Lynx (2012)

Environmental Education Philosophy: The best way for children to learn is with mud on their faces and fish in their hands. 




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