• An Assateague wild horse finding shelter in the dunes.

    Assateague Island

    National Seashore MD,VA

Environmental Education Programs

Students dipnetting in bay

NPS photo

Maryland District Spring On-Site Environmental Education Programs (pdf file, 883kb)
- Pre/Post visit materials

Virginia District Spring On-Site Environmental Education Programs (pdf file, 694kb)
- Field Trip Guidelines (pdf file, 468kb)
- Teacher Guided Opportunities (pdf file, 209kb)
- Transportation Funding for local schools (pdf file, 132kb)
- Pre/Post visit materials

Note: These programs are available for school groups. For public programs please visit our Home Page for more information.

Did You Know?

piping plover photo courtesy of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service image library. 4 kb

...that instead of needing to keep her eggs warm, the beach-nesting piping plover will stand over her eggs on hot days to shade them and keep them cool.