Animal Adaptations at Prairie Ridge

  • Date Range: October 2017 - May 2018
  • Times Available: Weekdays, 10:00am
  • Grade Levels: 4th Grade
  • Class Size: minimum 8, maximum 30
  • Months: February, March, April, May, October, November
  • Requirements: Must register for program at least four weeks in advance of your group's visit.
  • Fee: $70 per program (pricing includes tax)
  • Contact: Kim Smart at 919.707.8880
Study the animals in the forest, prairie, or pond to see how their different behaviors or structures help them to survive in specific habitats. As intrepid explorers, please be prepared with adequate provisions and apparel for any weather. Programs are 60 minutes long and take place at Prairie Ridge Ecostation.

Located off Reedy Creek Road, Prairie Ridge Ecostation has 45 acres of Piedmont prairie, forest, ponds, a stream and sustainable building features integrated with a wildlife-friendly landscape.

Science Curriculum Correlation(s): 4.L.1

Scheduling information: Registration begins on Tuesday, August 15, 2017. To schedule a program at Prairie Ridge Ecostation, please fill out the Prairie Ridge Scheduling Request Form below or contact Kim Smart, Natural Sciences Educator, at 919.707.8880.
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