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Water Comparisons*


This field experience will provide students with the opportunity to test the biological, physical, and chemical properties of both the Fox River (EB Shurts) and Genesee Creek (Prairie Springs) environments. They will make comparisons between the water qualities of these two water bodies from their collected data.

The program is designed as a full-day experience, but can be adjusted upon request.

*This is a Community Connections, Impacts & Actions Collaborative Curriculum program hosted by Prairie Springs and E.B. Shurts

Standards: MS-LS
Duration: 360 minutes
Fee: Yes
Offered: Year-Round
Location options: Prairie Springs Environmental Education Center - W307S4706 Hwy 83, Genesee Depot, WI 53149, E.B. Shurts Environmental Education Center - 810 W College Ave, Waukesha, WI 53186


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