Watershed Walk Program

Through scientific assessments, this field trip at Neary Lagoon helps students build an understanding about their role in maintaining the integrity of their watershed. Combining field observations with water quality testing and data analysis, this field trip gives students the opportunity to not only develop skills but to experience and enjoy a unique habitat, inspiring stewardship of a local natural setting.

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Grade: 5th
Days offered: Wednesdays and Fridays
Start time: 9:00am
Program duration: 2.5 hours
Cost: $0 field trip (up to 30 students per class)
Supplemental Activities: Classroom Presentation ($25* for 1 hour); Educational Kit ($15*/week)
Months offered: October – May

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*The Classroom Presentation and Educational Kits are designed to deepen the impact of the field trip program. They are highly recommended, but not required. They include activities and resources that might enhance your lessons apart from the field trip.

This program is sponsored in part by Whole Foods Markets.wfm_logo_black_rgb