Water features and creatures

Water features and creatures
  • Duration: 4 Hours (approx.)

Years 7 - 10

Investigate connections within the Canning River ecosystem

Investigate how a wetland ecosystem functions by measuring and assessing biotic and abiotic components. Conduct tests on water quality, sample the macroinvertebrate community and explore how these components affect each other. The role of humans in modifying the ecosystem is considered and students will discuss how the river can be managed sustainably into the future. 


COST: $16.50 per student (minimum payment for 20 students)

Excursion runs from 10am to 2pm including time for morning tea and lunch. Students arrive at 10 am then have 15-20 mins for morning tea before starting activities.  Finish times can be adjusted to your needs.

Venue: Canning River Eco Education Centre


Please note:

  1. Maximum students per group is 30. Multiple groups can be accommodated.
  2. Our booking officer will get back to you via email to confirm your excursion within 7 working days.