The 2012 Summer Camp Program introduced fun ways to explore environmental and science concepts through games and activities which focused on raising environmental awareness. Though hands-on involvement and a citizen science approach to learning, campers discovered that each action has a contributing effect. Here’s a look at some of the games and activities that campers experienced this summer.
Summer Camp 2012 Highlights
In this creative simulation game, campers learned how pesticides can move through the food chain as predators eat their prey, resulting in an overall unhealthy eco-system. Read more>>>>
Mission Migration is a board game style game, which was constructed on the Audubon hiking trails for the campers to explore the difficulties birds have during migration. Read more>>>
On Going Summer Stream Study
Campers this summer are taking part in an ongoing citizen science approach to instruction, completing measurements of the stream velocities throughout the sanctuary each week. Read more>>>
How Many Trees
Campers were given a visual representation of how many trees are needed to meet the needs of people inAmerica. Read more>>>