Acadia to Host Educators Workshop

ACADIA NAT’L PARK — All educators are invited to attend a one-day Project WILD Aquatic workshop at Acadia National Park on Friday, May 1, from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Project WILD Aquatic is a set of hands-on, multidisciplinary wildlife and conservation activities appropriate for K-12, focusing on wetland habitats and their wildlife.

Learn about salmon, whales, invertebrates and more through indoor investigations and outdoor explorations.

Participants receive a guide with more than 40 activities, a variety of posters, handouts and prizes.

Project WILD is sponsored by the Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife. To register for the May 1 workshop, contact Acadia’s education office at 288-8823 or 288-8824.

Interested educators may also sign up by e-mail at [email protected]

The registration deadline is Monday, April 27. The workshop fee is $25 for teachers and $15 for college students.

Nicole Ouellette

Nicole Ouellette

When Nicole isn't giving advice she's completely unqualified to give, she runs an Internet marketing company in Bar Harbor, where she lives with her husband Derrick and their short dog Gidget. She loves young adult novels, cooking and talking French to anyone who'll talk back. [email protected]