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Freshwater Estuary/Wetlands Model: Exploring Estuary and Wetland Functions

As the St. Louis River flows into Lake Superior, it creates a freshwater estuary.  This dynamic area can provide several important aquatic habitats; open water, sediment on the bottom and wetlands along the shoreline. Students will observe the characteristics of wetlands and estuaries through the use of a model and identify their importance to the health of aquatic… View More
Habitat Hideout Kit

Habitat Hideout

Students learn to identify preferred fish habitats to help them locate fish “hideouts” when they go fishing.

Water Drop Activity

An introduction to wastewater and storm that helps students understand the benefits of clean water.