Ecology


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Week Five: 
Ecology, July 19-23

Ecology Adventurers: Ages 5 – 7
Ecology Explorers: Ages 8 – 11 

Description:
Learn how all life on earth is interconnected and interdependent. Become entangled in a food web. Play the photosynthesis game and learn how plants produce food using the energy of the sun. Make and enjoy plant part tacos. Learn about the anatomy and physiology of flowers. Discover the important pollinator role of bees and other insects. Enjoy an exciting Nature Treasure Hunt and explore a creek, lake and pond habitat. Create a unique nature sculpture. Become an Environmentalist by practicing the Five Rs – Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Rot and Refuse. Learn to take care of nature by practicing Leave No Trace ethics

Drop Off and Pick Up Locations:
Our main location this week will be Fern Picnic Area in Tilden Park, with a special drop-off location at the Environmental Education Center and the Lake Anza Parking Lot.

Day Date Drop-off Location Pick-up Location
Monday July 19 Fern Picnic Area Fern Picnic Area
Tuesday July 20 Fern Picnic Area Fern Picnic Area
Wednesday July 21 Environmental Education Center Parking Lot Env. Ed. Center Parking Lot
Thursday July 22 Fern Picnic Area Fern Picnic Area
Friday July 23 Lake Anza Parking Lot UPDATE: Fern Picnic Area
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