At the sanctuary, explore the pond using dipnets and other scientific equipment to collect macroinvertebrates. Learn how these animals can help to assess the health of a freshwater habitat and discover the unique life cycles and adaptations of some of these animals.
Wellfleet Bay, Wellfleet
3, 4, 5
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Learning Standards Supported:
3-LS1-1 - From Molecules to Organisms--Structures and Processes - life cycles
4-LS1-1 - From Molecules to Organisms--Structures and Processes - animal/plant, internal/external structures
5-LS2-1 - Ecosystems--Interactions, Energy, and Dynamics - movement of matter through food web