Endangered Species in West Virginia
Available to schools in:Greenbrier, Monroe, Raleigh & Summers counties
Grade Level: 4th – 6th
Program Length: 1 hour
1. Identify how plants and animals become endangered
2. List three plants or animals that are listed as endangered in West Virginia
3. State two things he or she can do to keep a species from going extinct
Pre-visit activities are:
WV Content Standards met:
Science/Technology – SC.4.4.1, SC.4.4.3, SC.4.4.5, SC.5.5.3, SC.5.4.6, SC.5.4.7, SC.6.4.8, SC.6.4.9
Did You Know?
The New River was designated an American Heritage River on July 30, 1998. There are currently fourteen American Heritage Rivers in the country.