Wetland Ecosystems (G5) *Updated*

Explore the wonders of wetlands

Get to know a wetland ecosystem, its living and non-living components, their roles and their interactions with each other. Understand how each component is adapted to its environment. Identify human actions that can threaten wetland ecosystems, what the zoo is doing and what you can do to protect wetlands. You won’t even have to get wet! Click HERE for a more detailed outline of the program.

Wetland Ecosystems

Curriculum Connections:

Grade Five – Wetland Ecosystems

Length: 90 minutes *Please note, this program ends at Cequel Energy Lodge in the Canadian Wilds

Time offered: 10:00am, 12:00pm

Program Fees for 17/18 school year: $225, September - November

                                                             $275, April - June

Maximum 32 students

For detailed availabilty please check the Program Schedule

Booking information and guidelines

Please look through our booking procedures to help you fill in a booking form. It includes important information relating to class sizes and chaperones as well as other frequently asked questions.


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