Discover the short-grass prairie and its animals. Students learn about how different species survive in the prairies, and get to know the bison and prairie dog.
Touch pelts and skulls of many Colorado mammals. Which ones are herbivores, carnivores, or omnivores? Who are the predators? Students use their observations to identify mystery mammals.
Mallards, turtles, and frogs, oh my! Walk to Oberon Lake to determine what defines a wetland, and explore wetland animal and plant adaptations.
Exhibit Round Robin
Take a hands-on look at our interactive exhibits. Students learn about food chains, Colorado carnivores, wetland and prairie ecosystems, and conservation.
Who is responsible for all this water pollution? Students investigate the causes-and-effects of runoff pollution with an interactive model, then brainstorm creative solutions to prevent pollution in their own.