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Field of Mars Environmental Education Centre

Field of Mars Environmental Education Centre

Experience Engage Enable

Telephone02 9816 1298

Emailfieldofmar-e.school@det.nsw.edu.au

The Earth's environment - Eucalypt forest

The Earth’s environment - Eucalypt forest incursion

Geography

How does the eucalypt forest provide habitat for the ringtail possum and other native animals?

During this Stage 2 incursion students will undertake a bush walk through bushland areas located near your school.

Through teacher-led and student-directed activities students will investigate and record the characteristics of the forest, evidence of animals and their interconnection with the environment.

Fieldwork tools will include sensory observation, invertebrate hunts and recording through sketching, mapping, watercolour, tallies and photographs.

Location

Local bushland close to your school or local area.

Program details

Program cost

  • DoE school cost $18 per student - GST free.
  • Non Gov school cost is $28 per student - GST free. Minimum charge $600.

Program resources