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Carbon Cycle Field Trip

Test soil in different habitats to discover how wetlands and other habitats can act as carbon sinks. Catch wildlife and determine how harvesting fossil fuels would impact them and their habitats.

Carbon Cycle is a part of a two-part program series with 1x in-class program and 1x field trip program. You may choose to book only the in-class or field trip program, but we recommend booking both for deeper engagement.

This field trip is available at all of our Metro South Sanctuaries which include the Blue Hills Trailside Museum, the Museum of American Bird Art, Moose Hill Wildlife Sanctuary, and Stony Brook Wildlife Sanctuary.

Program Location(s):

  • Museum of American Bird Art, Canton

Grades:

9, 10, 11, 12

Price:

2hr Field Trip Pricing: $170 for a group of 15 students, $140 for each additional group of 15 students Tier 1 Low-Income Schools are eligible for a 20% discount, and Tier 2 Low-Income Schools are eligible for a 30% discount

Learning Standards Supported:

  • HS-ESS2-6 - Earth's Systems - carbon cycle

  • HS-ESS3-2 - Earth and Human Activity - solutions to minimize energy use impacts

  • HS-ESS3-5 - Earth and Human Activity - global or regional climate change

Contact:

For more information email us - [email protected].