Investigating Watersheds: From the Mountains to the River Basin
A Professional Development Institute for Grades 3-8 Educators
Description: What affects water quality in rivers that flow through your community? How do scientists measure watershed health? In this Institute you will visit local rivers and the lands that surround them to explore a variety of methods for investigating a watershed. Put science and engineering design practices to work as you participate in citizen science projects that your students can engage with to protect watersheds in your area.
Dates: July 25th – 29th, 2022 (8:30 AM – 3:30 PM ET)
Collaborating Partners: Housatonic Valley Association; DCR Mount Greylock; Berkshire Environmental Action Team; Hoosic River Watershed Association