Field Investigations

"Environmental Literacy Plan CoverAs Texans have fewer direct experiences in the natural world, it becomes
increasingly important to educate all citizens about natural resources through accessible, safe, and enjoyable outdoor experiences. The environment provides an excellent context for this learning."
- Texas Natural Resource/Environmental Literacy Plan

"The student, for at least 40% of instructional time, conducts lab and field investigations following safety procedures and environmentally appropriate and ethical practices."
Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills for Science, grades 6-12

Field Investigation Techniques