Urban Ecosystems: High School Program

Last updated on
Thursday, August 10th, 2023
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Program Description

Lost Lagoon is an urban treasure trove! Learn about the species that call this area of Stanley Park home and their interactions with the downtown core.

How do human and environmental systems interconnect in Vancouver? Dive into what makes a healthy urban ecosystem and how biodiversity and climate change affect Stanley Park. This fun and informational program will ignite curiosity for any high schooler.

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Big Ideas
  • All living things sense and respond to their environment.
  • Earth and its climate have changed over geological time.
  • Evolution by natural selection provides an explanation for the diversity and survival of living things.
  • Human and environmental factors shape changes in population and living standards.
  • Trip Details
    For Grades: 
    8, 9, 10, 11, 12
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    Days Offered: 
    Times Offered: 
    See notes. minutes unless otherwise stated.
    Maximum Students: 
    Offered In French: 
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    Packages Provided: 
    Both Pre-Visit and Post-Visit Packages
    Fee Details
    Fee Notes: 

    This is a 2 hour program with a fee of $309 for up to 30 students.

    Each year, we try and accommodate some schools with greater financial need; if this applies to you, and these costs are prohibitive, please inquire and email us (enviroed@stanleyparkecology.ca).

    Offline payment by cheque is due 2 weeks before program date.