• The Upper Delaware's mild rapids and quiet pools are ideal for canoeing, kayaking, or rafting.

    Upper Delaware

    Scenic & Recreational River NY,PA

Backyard Biology

Children learn more about the aquatic life in the Delaware River.

Rangers will guide the participants through experiments related to plant development, density, and the food web. The program will also include art projects and games related to fish and wildlife.

Backyard Biology will take place every Wednesday morning at 10:30am beginning July 10, 2013 and running through August 14th. The program will take place in the backyard of the Zane Grey Museum in Lackawaxen, PA.

To register for this program or for additional information please contact Education Specialist Ingrid Peterec at 570-685-4871 or email: e-mail us

The program is free of charge. There is a limit of 20 children for this program.

Backyard Biology and River Readings Flyer

Did You Know?

American Eel

Spawned in the Sargasso Sea in the Atlantic Ocean, the American Eel migrates as a juvenile to fresh water where they grow into adults. As a traditional food source for Native Americans, smoked eels are still a local delicacy.