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School Programs Grades 2-5

 

ESTUARY ECOLOGY

Learn about estuaries and watersheds through activities including water quality testing (dissolved oxygen and turbidity, primarily), a shoreline walk, fish seining, and watershed lessons.

PROGRAM INFORMATION:

Maximum 60 students per trip

Cost:  $150/group up to 30, $225/group up to 45, or $300/group up to 60

 

WETLAND ANIMAL AND PLANT ADAPTATIONS

Discover the unique and often amazing adaptations that enable plants and animals to survive in wetland habitats through hands on activities and interaction with live animals and study mounts.  Choose four of the following animals or plants:

Turtles
Fish
Birds
Beaver
Wetland Plants

PROGRAM INFORMATION:

Maximum 60 students per trip

Cost: $150/group up to 30, $225/group up to 45, or $300/group up to 60

 

Programs can also be customized to meet your specific curriculum requirements.

 

For more information or to register your group for a school program please contact:

Lauren Greoski, Park Naturalist
Anita C. Leight Estuary Center
Harford County Parks & Recreation
Phone: 410-612-1688
Fax: 410-612-0819
Email: lmgreoski@harfordcountymd.gov

 

HOURS OF OPERATION

Thursday, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Friday, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Saturday, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Sunday, 12:00 noon to 5:00 p.m.

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Anita C. Leight Estuary Center / 700 Otter Point Road, Abingdon MD 21009 / 410-612-1688