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Ecology Activities

Scientific Activities: Learn Research Protocols

You can study and learn about the our urban ecosystem just like scientists! The Ecology Explorers program leads you through the steps needed to answer scientific questions. Use data collection techniques called , to collect initial data about your schoolyard or backyard. Once these initial data are collected, it will be up to you and your classmates to look for patterns in the data and then develop your own questions, hypotheses and experiments.