Waukesha County



Forest Ecology


Through this interactive program, students will learn how to recognize and describe characteristics that differentiate trees. Students will hike through the forest and oak savanna habitats and identify a variety of Wisconsin trees. Emphasis will be on the immense value trees bring to our ecosystem. A great way to learn how to use a dichotomous key.


Duration: 90 minutes
Fee: Yes
Offered: School Year
Location options: Retzer Nature Center


Grade 6-8 program listing