The Making of a Desert Wetland
Join the Nevada Science Center from the Desert Wildlife Refuge on the outskirts of the Las Vegas Valley. Tune in to learn about the geology that creates the natural springs, and the importance of water in creating habitats and providing vital resources for animals. From paleo-ecosystems to the modern, natural springs have played an important role in the Las Vegas Valley for thousands of years. Bring your questions for a live Q&A.
Sustainable Science: Water Resources in the Desert
Join the Nevada Science Center team as they explore the Bird Viewing Preserve in Henderson, NV. Tune in to learn more about the water cycle, importance of water in the Mojave Desert, the forces of water on the landscapes, and why this area is so important for animals that visit the preserve. Bring your questions for a live Q&A with scientists.
Recorded Virtual Field Trip can be found on Nevada’s Science Center’s YouTube
Thank you Ralph Krauss from Edutainment Learning for co-organizing, moderating and video editing.
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