Nature Lab

Virtual Field Trips

At the Great Salt Lake Shorelands Preserve, Utah.
Bioblitz At the Great Salt Lake Shorelands Preserve, Utah. © Ian Shive

Explore the World with Virtual Field Trips

Designed for ages 9-15 but customizable for all ages, virtual field trips allow students to travel the world and explore natural environments without leaving the classroom. Each virtual field trip contains a video, teacher guide, and student activities.

You're the Scientist! A Virtual Field Trip about Citizen Science, Frogs, and Cicadas!

A brand new virtual field trip made possible with support from Carrier.

Teacher Guide

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The conservation community relies heavily on volunteers to not only restore natural areas, but to help gauge the success of restoration efforts. Volunteers team up with experienced stewards and scientists to monitor the recovery of native habitats, or to record data on rare species of wildflowers, butterflies and other wildlife. But can students get involved? In fact, they can!  Watch on Vimeo.


You're the Scientist! Citizen Science, Frogs, and Cicadas

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Explore Our Youth Curriculum

Access resources aligned to The Nature Conservancy's research and designed specifically for a young audience and classroom use.