NEW!!! Loaner Kits
Smith Center Loaner Equipment Descriptions
Enviroscapes Watershed Model
Hands-on, interactive demonstration of the sources and effects of water pollution. Easily demonstrate how stormwater runoff carries pollutants through the watershed to a pond, lake, river, bay, or ocean – and the best management practices to prevent this type of pollution from occurring. The overall watershed/stormwater concept is effectively communicated to all ages.
Stream Study Equipment
Everything you need to successfully conduct a stream study with your students. Class set includes 8 extendable D-nets, 4 large tubs, 8 ice-cube trays, 8 small plastic jars, 2-40x Brock field microscopes, 4 petri dishes, 8 brushes, 8 plastic spoons, and 8 eye-droppers.
Animal ID Kit
A collection of authentic pelts and skulls along with replicas of footprints and scat for a variety of native mammals. Also included is a set of questions about animal features and behaviors to guide students in identifying the animals.
Note: Not all animals have all the contents listed above.