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Habitats

 

Wonderful Wetlands
(Wetland Community Study)

September > November

  • May > June

Curriculum Connections with grades 4 - 12

Discover the different types of wetlands, their inhabitants and their importance in the aquatic system. Explore a cedar bog and a fen at Sulphur Spring Conservation Area (formerly known as Headquarters Conservation Area), or walk the boardwalks at Bognor Marsh to learn about these unique ecosystems. Learn about acid rain and development and their impact on wetland resources.


Focus on Forests (Forest Community Study)

September > November

  • January > Mid-February
  • May > June

Curriculum Connections with grades 2 - 7

Study two different forest communities in one visit! Discover the differences between coniferous and deciduous trees; succession and the interdependence of all things found in the forest.

 

Meadow Madness

September > November

  • May > June

Curriculum Connections with grades  2 - 7

Explore a meadow and compare this community to that of the forest complete with predator/prey relationships; canopy, shrub and herbaceous layers; producers, consumers and decomposers. Field studies and role playing games included.


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