Moorea 2009—Proposed Packing List List of supplies to take with you—we will discuss and update this list in the Fall. Required __ passport __ visa (we will update the visa information over the summer) __ nice clothes for travel, meetings in Papeete, and evenings out __ t-shirts/tops (many) __ shorts with pockets (for carrying items) __ loose fitting long-sleeved top __ field pants (or zip-offs) __ socks, underwear, etc. __ hat __ good raincoat __ warm jacket or fleece __ good trail shoes (can be sturdy running shoes) __ bathing suit __ sun shirt or rash guard to wear for water, intertidal work __ snorkeling equipment: mask, snorkel, fins __ surf shoes, booties, or old sneakers that can get wet and cover toes __ gloves for snorkeling (garden gloves will do fine) __ flip-flops, tevas, or equivalent __ sunblock/sunscreen, chapstick with sunscreen __ sunglasses __ insect repellent (Skin-so-Soft from CA; Citronella available in FP) __ personal first aid supplies; any prescribed medications with prescription __ bathroom items __ daypack __ multipurpose “Swiss-army” knife (but do not carry it on the plane) __ water bottle __ flashlight (preferably headlight) __ digital camera with extra memory card and rechargeable batteries __ waterproof notebook (will discuss in class), pencils or waterproof pens __ lab notebook (will discuss in class) __ magnifying loupe (hand lens; will discuss in class) __ usb memory stick __ credit card or debit card (not all credit/debit cards work; Visa does) __ laptop computer with wifi, 110-240v, and continental Europe electrical plug—will discuss Recommended and/or will discuss in class __ sleeping bag or fleece roll __ binoculars __ GPS (recreational) __ guitar, frisbee, ... __ music, DVDs __ zip-lock bags All of your personal gear must go in one bag; class supplies and approx. 10 lbs of class equipment will go in the other bag you are allowed. So plan to pack light – each student must help to transport general class supplies from the US to Moorea. We will discuss this more.