Stream Science


   

Week One: 
Stream Science, June 12-June 16

Stream Science Adventures: Ages 5 – 7
Stream Science Explorers: Ages 8 – 11

Description:

Explore a variety of stream habitats, including Wildcat Creek and Strawberry Creek. Follow their pathways to discover unique stream features including riffles and pools, small islands and bridges. Create and float mini nature-boats on creek waterways. Identify aquatic invertebrates and study their amazing adaptations for life in flowing water. Assess the health of a stream habitat, test water quality and compare and contrast natural and urban streams. Identify streamside plants and create beautiful stream art. Learn about the importance of conserving freshwater for all life on earth and the actions you can take to conserve water every day.

Drop Off and Pick Up Locations:

Day Date Drop-off Location Pick-up Location
Monday June 12 Fern Picnic Area Fern Picnic Area
Tuesday June 13 Environmental Education Center Parking Lot Environmental Education Center Parking Lot
Wednesday June 14 Strawberry Creek, UC Berkeley Campus Strawberry Creek, UC Berkeley Campus
Thursday June 15 Fern Picnic Area Fern Picnic Area
Friday June 16 Lake Anza Lake Anza