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'Stuck on You' - Discover Chichuahuan Desert Cacti - Grades 5-8

Get out of the heat to the Chihuahuan Desert Nature Center & Botanical Gardens in the Davis Mountains and discover two biomes – grasslands and desert, where cacti thrive. Tour the lush Botanical Gardens and explore the Cactus Museum Collection. Find out about the most biologically diverse desert in the Western Hemisphere, and learn about cactus adaptations for desert survival, cool facts, soil composition, threats, and cactus care. Plus, there will be a fun make-and-take to start your classroom cactus garden.

Important Session Information:

Bring lunch/water. Snacks provided. Close-toed shoes, a hat, and sunscreen are recommended. No transportation to Fort Davis will be provided.  All participants must find their own way.

Location:  Chihuahuan Desert Research Institute, 43869 St. Hwy 118, Fort Davis, TX (4 miles SE of Ft. Davis)

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Session ID:
Credits Available:
(4) CPE
(4) Contact Hours
In Person Seats Filled:
9 / 25
Contact Person:
Joshua Minett
Joshua Minett, Roberto Pena
Date Time Location
6/14/2024 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Chihuahuan Desert Nature Center
43869 Hwy 118, Ft. Davis, 79734
Venue Type:
In Person

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