Investigate a variety of ecosystems including pond, woodland, and restored prairie. Introductory activities focus on relationships between human and natural communities. The bus transports students to the pond to explore the aquatic ecosystem. Students hike back to the center, taking time to investigate components of the woodland and prairie communities. Includes lunch on site.
Location: Prairieview Education Center
Grades 4-8 | 4 hours | Min 12/Max 60
Available September-November | Call 815-479-5779 ext.14 or 15
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