The Pocono Environmental Education Center

The grant will be of a Vernier LabQuest 2 and associated sensors and probes to
measure water quality of the ponds and streams on their site and enable students
to conduct water quality testing in addition to macroinvertebrate sampling –
sampling pH, temperature, salinity, dissolved oxygen, and nitrate levels and
conduct a variety of research projects. All results will be uploaded to the GLOBE
data system.

Grant amount: $1,100


Youth Learning as Citizen Environmental Scientists assists and rewards the implementation of inquiry-based, experiential science education where students do science and contribute to understanding of our environment through recognition and financial reward programs.

Grants range from support for taking simple measurements to teacher professional development and working for pervasive inclusion of student research projects in science teaching.


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