Students will debate the importance of habitat and habitat requirements, and through a simple mapping activity, student teams will discover the effects of habitat fragmentation on deer populations. Finally, using actual radio telemetry equipment, students will experience first hand how ecologists at the Zoo monitor the impact of fragmentation using radio and satellite telemetry
Virginia Science Standards Reference: 4.1, 4.5, 4.8
We have a 'per program' fee structure: $50 for local counties [Clarke, Fauquier, Frederick, Loudoun, Page, Rappahannock, Shenandoah, Warren, Winchester (City of)]. There is also an extra surcharge of $25, per program, for non-school outreach program requests.
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SCBI Front Royal Education Office
1500 Remount Road
Front Royal, VA 22630