Edward Smith Elementary School - Summer 2010

Examining specimensFifth graders from Edward Smith Elementary School in Syracuse City participated in a summer program with Project Watershed Coordinator Mat Webber. 

 

 

 

 

Boy views samplesThe first week, students from the school completed introductory work, viewing several PowerPoint slides plus live macroinvertebrate samples from a clean stream so they could learn to identify bugs.

 

 

 

 

3 students view bug samples

They also learned about watersheds, pollution, and the Project Watershed program.

 

 

 

 

Then the following week, students went out to do a survey of Meadowbrook Stream.

 

 

 

 

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