Explore the refuge with online interactive field trip activities • May 4 - 8, 2020

Explore and discover the 5 habitats of the Don Edwards San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge!

Starting next week, May 4 through May 8, we will be sharing online, interactive field trip activities for teachers to send to students or parents to give their kids. Or for those just interested in learning more!

The activities will highlight each habitat of the refuge, the wildlife in each habitat, and some fun facts.

⮇ Click here to download the flyer (PDF 333 kB) ⮇

Each activity will have a PowerPoint presentation that has bird calls, links to videos and websites with more information! A worksheet will be provided that students can use to answer questions throughout the PowerPoint activity. Don't forget to check your worksheet with the answer key once you finish!

Here is the schedule for the activities:

  • Monday, May 4, 2020: Salt Marsh
  • Tuesday, May 5, 2020: Salt Pond
  • Wednesday, May 6, 2020: Slough
  • Thursday, May 7, 2020: Mudflats
  • Friday, May 8, 2020: Upland
Explore and discover the 5 habitats of the Don Edwards San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge
Download the flyer (PDF 333 kB)

The San Francisco Bay Wildlife Society in partnership with the Don Edwards San Francisco National Wildlife Refuge thank you for participating in this program in the comfort of your home. During these times it is important that we have fun and creative quality time with our family and loved ones, and we hope this at-home activity provides you with such an opportunity.

These educational activities are brought to you by the Watershed Watchers program under Santa Clara Valley Urban Runoff Pollution Prevention Program. In order to keep the habitats and wildlife healthy, we must also keep our watersheds healthy. For more ideas on how to keep your local watersheds and habitats healthy for all of us, visit www.mywatershedwatch.org. To contact us, please email us at watershedwatchers@sfbws.com.