Lesser Slave Lake Provincial Park

Alberta Parks

Science in Action

Did you know that there is world-class avian research happening right on your doorstep?  Investigate the exciting world of birds and the boreal forest through the Lesser Slave Lake Bird Observatory (LSLBO) research and monitoring programs.

This program is an in-depth interactive experience at the LSLBO.  It takes a look at one or more of the current research and migration monitoring programs

  • Spring and Fall Migration Monitoirng
  • MAPS - Monitoring Avian Productivity and Survivorship (study of breeding birds in the area)
  • Northern Saw-whet Owl FAll Miegration

The program includes a hands-on investigation of the scientific data that is collected and its importance for bird conservation.

Grade(s):7 - 12
Curriculum:Science
Themes:
    • Many science & math curriculum objectives
Type:Indoor
Duration:1.5 Hours
Location:Boreal Centre for Bird Conservation / research lab
Max. Group Size:??
Fees:$$3 per student
Availability:Year-round
Note:

This program is designed for secondary students. It can be adapted to meet many science and match curriculum objectives. Call 780-849-8240 to discuss program needs. Presented in conjunction with the Boreal Centre for Bird Conservation. To book, call 780-849-8240 or email info@borealbirdcentre.ca

Updated: Apr 10, 2018