Background Image

School Programs

Lake Ecology: Biotic Factors with Pond Animals

Illinois Science Standards »

Available spring, summer and fall.

Students will look at macroinvertebrates caught from a local lake and identify them. They will then evaluate the data to see if the lake is healthy based on biotic factors.

VIRTUAL FIELD TRIP Grades 9–12

30-45 minutes

Pricing: Groups must attend the same program on the same date.

  Resident Non-Resident
Group One $30 $60
Each Additional Group $20 $30
Gateways Grants-elgible Schools $20  
Gateways Grants-elgible Schools Additional Group $10