Education

Courses

  • BIO 576 - Herpetology
  • BIO 339 - Identification of Woody Plants
  • BIO 562 - Limnology
  • BIO 577 - Mammalogy
  • BIO 436 - Plant Ecology
    • Summer and Intersession Courses - Special Topics (BIO 599 and BIO 699)
      • Plants and Ozark Culture
      • Ozarks Terrestrial Communities
      • Ozarks Lichen Ecology

State Sponsorship of Environmental Education Programs

Missouri State University is the state sponsors for three national environmental education programs.

Water Education for Teachers

Project WET (Water Education for Teachers) is a K-12 program that focuses on water. The activities are supplementary to curriculum and are interdisciplinary. Project WET focuses on water resources as they relate to human needs and the natural world.

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Flying WILD

Flying WILD uses birds to engage youth in science. It is targeted to middle school age but is highly adaptable to other grade levels. Activities are focused to be used in a bird festival but can be used individually in a classroom or other educational setting.

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Leopold Education Project

Leopold Education Project interdisciplinary conservation and environmental education curriculum based on the essays in A Sand County Almanac, by Aldo Leopold. Getting student outdoors and helping them to develop a personal conservation ethic is a focus.

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