Lesser Slave Lake Provincial Park

Alberta Parks

The Great Boreal Forest

The Boreal Forest is home to many different creatures, all trying to survive in an incredible Northern environment.  Come explore the interactions between these creatures and their habitats.  What do they eat?  Where do they live?  And what do they all have in common?  You'll find out in this great boreal adventure.

This program includes

  • An ecological succession study - from field to forest
  • Hand-on activities that highlight the interactions among the living and non-living elements in the forest
  • An examination of various habitats in the boreal forest and analysis of their suitability for certain species of birds, mammals and amphibians
Grade(s):7
Curriculum:Science
Themes:
    • Unit A-Interactions & Ecosystems
Type:Field Study
Duration:1.5 Hours
Location:Boreal Centre for Bird Observation or another parks area
Max. Group Size:??
Fees:$$3 per student
Availability:Spring & Fall
Note:

This program is designed to be delivered at the Boreal Centre for Bird Observation. It can be adapted for delivery in another park area. However, program content may vary. 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