On-Site Aquatic and Environmental Programs

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Fishing Techniques – All ages

 

Students learn to handle rods and reels, as well as to apply bait and cast. Students also learn various techniques required to catch different fish species.

 

 

 

 

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Wetland Scavenger Hunt– Grades 2-5

Students search for model animals hidden along the wetland nature trail and learn about each animal’s role in its native habitat.

 

 

 

 

 

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Microscopic Pond Life– Grades 3-12

 

Students use nets to collect aquatic organisms from the marsh area of Joe Budd Pond, and then use stereoscopes to examine and identify plant and animal species.

 

 

 

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Fish Dissection –Grades 5-12

 

Students use scientific equipment to dissect and analyze stomach content of various species of fish.



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