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Conservation Education Programs for Schools

Education through Exploration

Whatever the season or age group, Ausable Bayfield Conservation has a program for you!

Our Programs:

  • Promote understanding of our local water, soil, and habitat for living things
  • Develop character traits and social skills
  • Increase enthusiasm for learning
  • Encourage physical and emotional well-being
  • Foster environmental stewards
  • Have strong curriculum links
  • Are active and ‘hands-on’
  • Are delivered by conservation educators on staff

Individual programs are 1-2 hours in length and can be modified to meet the needs of your group.

In-School Programs

Delivered at your school either in your classroom or in your schoolyard or a combination of indoor/outdoor activities. Activities can include a multimedia presentation, games, nature exploration, or investigation of natural specimens.

Outdoor Education Programs

Delivered at conservation areas across the Ausable Bayfield watershed including Bannockburn Conservation Area; Clinton Conservation Area; Morrison Dam Conservation Area; or Rock Glen Conservation Area.

Activities can include guided hikes, games, nature exploration, scientific data collection and more … 


If you have questions please contact Denise Iszczuk or Nina Sampson, Ausable Bayfield Conservation Educators via our staff directory.