For Schools: Stream Monitoring
Apr 04 - Jun 09
From Apr 04, 2017 to Jun 09, 2017
This activity is closed to further registration.
Students discover insects and other macroinvertebrates with varying degrees of tolerance to pollution as they learn how to measure water quality and gain real-life ecological experiences. Advance teacher training is available. 90 minutes. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Register at
Grades 4 - 12
$75 per program for 15 - 30 students
The Forest Preserve District recommends one chaperone per 10 students grades 4 - 8 and one per 15 students grades 9 - 12. Everyone should dress for the weather and bring water. (Bring sunscreen and bug spray, too, if needed.) Trails are asphalt or crushed limestone, but waterproof shoes are recommended on muddy days. If the weather's severe or stream conditions are not appropriate, the Forest Preserve District may need to cancel your program.
4th - 12th
Fullersburg Woods Nature Education Center
Forest Preserve District of DuPage County