Wetlands School Programs

Attention, Contra Costa County school teachers! The Mt. View Sanitary District has partnered with Lindsay Wildlife Experience to offer free wetlands programming for students in grades 3rd through 5th. The two programs are described below, and your class can participate in both!

We Come to You!

Book your free, in-class, one-hour, interactive lesson by one of Lindsay’s trained wetlands specialists. These are available Tuesday through Thursday, from December 2021 to January 2022. Choose one of these lessons:

  • Craft a Wetland Critter
  • Water Quality for Life
  • Wetland Wonders

Visit the Wetlands!

Come hike the Mt. View Sanitary District wetlands during this free field trip. This is available Tuesday through Thursday, from September 2021 to May 2022. Explore with your class through:

  • Four-hour tour of facility and wetlands
  • Scientific sampling stations
  • Wildlife watching

Both options are aligned with California’s Science Content Standards and include educational materials and guidelines for student writing exercises.

To register, please call the Mt. View Sanitary District
at (925) 228-5635 ext. 19.