This program introduces students to what a saltmarsh is; the diversity and abundance of plants and animals in saltwater wetlands. Characteristics of and interrelationships among saltmarsh inhabitants will be included.
Discover plant adaptations to salt water;
Observe signs of animal life in the marsh;
Explore channel water to discover aquatic plants and animals;
Search for invertebrate animals who live in the marsh;
Observe saltmarsh wildlife
The grade level of the Saltmarsh Wonders program is second through fourth grade.
The program lasts 2 hours.
The program takes place on the channel and on the trail.