River Ecology by Canoe (6-8)

Join a naturalist and canoe the gentle waters of the Ipswich River, exploring the animals and plants of the floodplain forests and marshes. Students will investigate natural and human influences on the river, and learn how to protect their community water resources.

Location: Ipswich River Wildlife Sanctuary

Program Location(s):

Ipswich River, Topsfield


6, 7, 8


  • Children - $ 28.00
  • Adults - $ 28.00
  • Program cost depends on length of program. Program capacity is capped at 15 students per program, per day. A three hour program is $359, a 3.5 hour program is $389, and a four hour program is $434. Please contact us for a direct quote.

Curriculum Frameworks:

7-MS-LS1-4 - From Molecules to Organisms--Structures and Processes - animal beh., plant structures repro.
7-MS-LS2-3 - Ecosystems--Interactions, Energy, and Dynamics - matter and energy cycling
7-MS-LS2-4 - Ecosystems--Interactions, Energy, and Dynamics - ecosystem disruptions can shift pop.

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