Ecology Bus - "Prairie Schooler"

SEEK Updated
10/12/2015
Resource Types: 
Program
Field Trip/Tour
EE Site
Course/Workshop
Abstract: 

The "Prairie Schooler" Ecology Bus is a mobile environmental education center operated by the The Prairie Ecology Bus Center in Lakefield, MN. The Ecology Bus is a 32-passenger state-of-the-art bus equipped with everything you need to explore the natural world: insect nets, rubber boots, chemical test kits, snowshoes, binoculars, hand lenses, microscopes, macroscope, T.V. monitors, and more. The Ecology Bus picks up groups at their school and travels to a nearby natural area (park, wildlife area, wetland) for the education program.

Prairie Ecology Bus Center staff teaches programs in Prairie Ecology, Wetland Ecology, Stream and Lake Ecology, Forest Wonders, Winter Science, Cell Biology and many more.

Author: 
The Prairie Ecology Bus Center
Topic Areas: 
Wetlands
Prairies
Wildlife
General Ecology
Target Audience: 
Grades Pre K-12
Higher Education
Teachers
Citizen and Youth Groups
Geographic Location: 
Southwest
Central
Southeast
Geographic Location - Other: 
Iowa, South Dakota
Date Produced/Published: 
11/07/2005
Fee: 
Yes
Cost: 
Variable
Library loan: 
No
Is training required?: 
No
Seasonal: 
No
Season: 
year-rounds
Contact(s) or order information.: 

Prairie Ecology Bus Center
PO Box 429
Lakefield, MN 56150
ecologybus@ecologybus.org
507-662-5064
507-662-5064
ecologybus@ecologybus.org

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