Urban Ecology

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In this program, your students will experience first-hand the methods that WCS scientists' use for gorilla studies in order to learn more about native squirrel populations. Students will discover how the scientific process steers research, while collecting and analyzing data in the field about native animal habitats within the Bronx Zoo.

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Due to a very full schedule, programs will not be extended for late-arriving groups beyond the scheduled end time. Staff will make every attempt to cover as much material as possible in the time available. Please obtain information on how to locate us in advance of your trip by visiting the directions page on our website.

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Programs are held rain or shine unless trips are cancelled by school officials or a zoo closure is in effect. Please encourage children to dress appropriately for outdoor activities.

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For more information please call 800-433-4149 between 9:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Eastern time, Monday through Friday (except holidays), or email bzeducation@wcs.org with any questions about education programs or the registration process.

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