Large variety of curricula: Hands-on investigations. Experience The Scientific Method in real time. Contribute to a larger research project conducted by academic and conservation organizations in the region.
A typical field trip integrates our leading edge Field Studies with Mountain Adventure and/or Wellness curricula. Serving over 1,000 student annually, we customize our programming to meet your goals, needs, and challenges. Top private schools and inspired public schools return year after year.
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Search for animal tracks, habitat, and adaptations. Tree identification. Carbon sequestration. Carbon footprint discussions. Learn more
Meadow / Wetland Studies:
Riparian habitat/streamside survey. Wetland studies. Van Norden Meadow exploration. Collaboration with the UC Davis Center for Watershed Science. Data collection: macroinvertebrate surveys, stream transects and maps, amphibian surveys, ground water measurement, vegetation surveys. Learn more
Historical patterns. Current research. Local issues. Species adaptations. Mitigation and solutions. Learn more
Visit the Central Sierra Snow Lab. Measure snow density. Discover California’s water bank. Build a snow cave. Learn more
Explore volcanic and granitic landforms. See how the Sierra Nevada mountains were formed. Understand glacial movement. Learn more
Discover petroglyphs. Walk the Donner Party route. Marvel at the engineering of Tunnel Six, one of the original Transcontinental Railroad tunnels. Learn more