Turtle Tracking, Grades 6-8

Students will learn about the eastern box turtle, and the on-going box turtle tracking program at the sanctuary. Students will then go out with the naturalist in search of box turtles. If a turtle is found, students will collect data on the turtle.

Program Location(s):

Wellfleet Bay, Wellfleet


6, 7, 8


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

    Off-Cape Schools: $110/hour/naturalist

    Naturalist to participant ratio is 1:20

Curriculum Frameworks:

8-MS-LS1-5 - From Molecules to Organisms--Structures and Processes - how env. and genetics influence growth

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