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Nature Up North visits St. Lawrence - Lewis BOCES Tech Camp!

Nature Up North visits Tech Camp!

Nature Up North visits St. Lawrence - Lewis BOCES Tech Camp!

By Erika Barthelmess
August 10, 2018

The Nature Up North team was delighted to be able to present at the annual Tech Camp presented by the Model Schools team. Our goal was to provide an overview of the resources we have at Nature Up North to support environmental learning in K-12 classrooms.  We featured two of our citizen science projects, Monitor My Maple and North Country Wild, and also looked over a variety of other resources available to teachers. A handout from the presentation is available and you can also view the powerpoint presentation here.

By Erika Barthelmess
Canton, NY

Erika Barthelmess is a vertebrate ecologist and conservation biologist and director of the Nature Up North project. Erika works as a Professor of Biology at St. Lawrence University. Her research interests are broad and include the biology of small, isolated populations, the intersection of behavioral ecology and conservation, road ecology, and the ecology and natural history of porcupines. Erika enjoys hiking, canoeing, camping, and Labrador retrievers.