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Wetlands Evolution Project at Lake Guyatt, Sale

6th December 2012

Wetlands Evolution Project at Lake Guyatt, Sale

Year 7 panel of Wetlands Evolution - Sale College"Wetlands Evolution" is the title given to an artrwork celebrating life in wetlands. The artworks feature on 9 panels of a children's maze in the Lake Guyatt Environmental Children's Play Space in Sale. Each panel is the group work of a class of students from each of the 9 schools in Sale. The...

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Record number of bugs found by kids at Giffard Flora Reserve

5th July 2012

Mealybug - Order - HemipteraKids from four small rural schools gathered at Giffard Flora Reserve, in between Sale and Yarram, for a Bug Blitz Field Day in April. There were about 150 kids participating in two programs; prep to year 2 and year 3 to 6.

The year 3-6 found about 60 different species of bugs whilst they explored...

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Nature’s Poetry Pathway at Lake Guthridge, Sale

29th November 2011

Fly poemWild Wetlands Rap by Sale 545 PS studentsSpider poem by Sale 545 studentNature's Poetry Pathway is a series of pavement poems written by students who atended Bug Blitz Field Days at Heyfield Wetlands and Maffra Swamp in 2011.

The poems are overlayed on top of photos which have been creatively manipulated by students. About 60 student poems were exhibited at Sale's...

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Bug Blitz @ Yarram Wetlands

29th June 2011

Bug Blitz @ Yarram Wetlands was held on May 19 2011.Students from Yarram and Woodside primary schools participated enthusiastically. The day was supported by Wellington Shire Council who are responsible for the development of this new wetland on the edge of Yarram. Students worked with Wellington...

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Bug Blitz @ McClelland Gallery and Sculpture Park

29th September 2010

Bug Blitz @ McClelland Gallery and Sculpture Park

McClelland Gallery and Sculpture Park in Langwarrin has a Bug Blitz Educator. Grace Longato is Education Co-ordinator at McClelland and has been riunning Bug Blitz programs there since early 2010.
Local school students have explored the environment and its biodiversity through both science and art....

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