Researching Bird Populations, Grade 7

How have bird populations on Cape Cod changed over time? Students will use data collected from bird banding at Wellfleet Bay to notice changes in bird populations over time. Students will also work to understand how climate change will influence bird populations.

Program Location(s):

Your school or other location




  • On-Cape Schools: $100/hour/naturalist

    Off-Cape Schools: $110/hour/naturalist

    Naturalist to participant ratio is 1:20

Curriculum Frameworks:

7-MS-LS2-4 - Ecosystems--Interactions, Energy, and Dynamics - ecosystem disruptions can shift pop.
7-MS-LS2-6 (MA) - Ecosystems--Interactions, Energy, and Dynamics - biodiversity limit resources for humans

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