Trivia Game – Nature
Test your knowledge of the Alabama’s Coastal Connection Connecting with Nature itinerary. Answer the questions below, and we’ll score how you do!
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#1 What is the fourth largest estuary system in the United States?
Gulf of Mexico
Bon Secour River
Mobile Bay, with its watersheds, rivers and estuaries, is the fourth largest estuary system in the United States.
#2 When is Sea Turtle nesting season on Alabama’s Gulf Coast?
January - June
May - October
June - December
September - February
From May through October each year we share our beaches with dozens of mama sea turtles. These endangered animals are looking for a safe place to make a nest where their babies can hatch.
#3 Which of these habitats is not highlighted at the Dauphin Island Sea Lab Estuarium?
Northern Gulf of Mexico
The estuarium is an exciting educational facility highlighting the four key habitats of coastal Alabama: the Mobile Tensaw River Delta, Mobile Bay, the Barrier Islands and the Northern Gulf of Mexico.
#4 Where is the cry “jubilee” likely to be heard?
Gulf of Mexico
Eastern Shore of Mobile Bay
“Jubilee” is a cry that can be heard along the Eastern Shore of Mobile Bay, one of the few places on earth where the phenomenon occurs.