Chesapeake Bay Environmental Center

The Chesapeake Bay Environmental Center is a 510 acre wildlife preserve on Maryland’s Eastern Shore that showcases pristine habitat and restoration efforts. Groups can enjoy activities including birding, kayaking, hiking, and geocaching. Guided kayak tours for beginner and intermediate levels are offered monthly, May through October. The Chesapeake Bay Environmental Center offers a variety of educational opportunities for local groups. During on-site trips, you and your group will enjoy exploring native woodlands, tidal marshes, and meadows, while discovering the importance of Bay stewardship. Contact the center to discuss possibilities and schedule a trip.

 
Contact Info
Address: 600 Discovery Ln, Grasonville, MD 21638. Queen Annes County. Tel: 410-827-6694. Email: jwink@bayrestoration.org. Website: www.bayrestoration.org. Hrs: Daily 9AM - 5PM.
 
Trip Info
Grade Level: All grades. Program Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 1 hour - full day. Cost: Fee.
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Environmental Studies.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Environmental Science.

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Nature Exploration Lesson Plan

One single tree can provide the oxygen required for two human beings and over 8,000 sheets of paper. Nature centers and state parks provide a hands-on environment to discover facts about native plants and animals, as well as ways to preserve these natural resources.... Continue