Children & Education Activities

Millie-Oct-2013

'Millie' (above photo) was at Lake Laurentian Conservation Area on Friday, October 4th, 2013 when a school group from Algonquin P.S. visited. Millie spoke to the children about the Fast Flowing Water program.

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Why?
  • Hands on learning opportunities provided for children and adults.
  • Outdoor experience where people learn about the natural environment.
  • More awareness of the value of environmental protection and stewardship.
  • Students and the general public become good environmental citizens with strong Conservation ethics.
Who Benefits?
  • Our natural environment.
  • Local economy benefits from tourism opportunities.
  • Local citizens and community groups enjoy access to the various opportunities available
  • Community environmental groups; hiking clubs; ski clubs.
  • Students and educators from elementary, secondary and post-secondary institutions.
  • Private landowners.
  • Municipalities benefit by having an involved and informed population.

WATERSHED CHAMPIONS