Real Life Science Experiments

Students do lab work
Students do lab work

Homestead NM

 
Collecting data on the prairie
Collecting data on the prairie

Homestead NM

Learn Real-World Science

The restored tallgrass prairie and Cub Creek are living laboratories in which students conduct real-world science experiments. The results help rangers make more informed management decisions.

 
Collecting water samples
Collecting water samples

Homestead NM

Students gather water samples and then perform experiments in the lab to evaluate water quality in Cub Creek. Volunteers collect seed from native plants that will be used to restore prairies elsewhere in Nebraska.

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Mailing Address:

8523 West State Highway 4
Beatrice , NE 68310

Phone:

(402) 223-3514
General Park Information and Ranger Extension Services

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