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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

Factors that shape places

Factors that shape places incursion

Geography

How is your local bushland managed for people and the environment?

During this incursion Stage 3 students will undertake geographical inquiry and use geographical tools and instruments in bushland to investigate its features, human influences and natural values.

In the role of environmental officers and reserve visitors, students will undertake investigations into the environmental conditions of the area, link these results to human influences and consider sustainable management strategies.

They will record observations and experiences through maps, photography and field sketches using iPads and other media.

Location

Local bushland close to your school or local area.

Program details

  • Maximum 4 classes per day.

Program cost

  • DoE school cost is $18 per student - GST free.
  • Non Gov school cost is $28 per student - GST free. Minimum charge $600.
  • 2021 DoE school cost $22 per student - GST free. 
  • 2021 Non Gov school cost $32 per student - GST free. Minimum charge $600

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