Junior Watershed Education Tour

Purpose

The primary objective is to increase the level of public awareness and stewardship in the Alouette Watershed and Maple Ridge area. It is ARMS goal to educate and empower the students to take ownership and responsibility of the watershed and all the environment they directly impact.

Environmental Concepts

  1. The Salmonid Life Cycle
    • Salmon Life Cycle
    • Allco Hatchery tour
      • Spring – release baby salmon fry into the South Alouette River
      • Fall – see adult salmon return to the Allco fish fence
  2. Forest, Tracks & Scat
    • Native plant viewing during forest walk
    • Wildlife Trees, Nursery Logs and Fungus seek and find.
    • Tracks identification
    • Scat identification

Duration: 3 hours
Ages: Grades K – 3
Location: Rivers Heritage Center, Allco Fish Hatchery and Allco Park
Cost: $95 (prices based on max. of 30 students)
Availability: Fall and Spring

junior-wet-website

 

To book a tour please contact: arms@alouetteriver.org

Leave a Reply

*

captcha *