Green Edventures LLC
North Las Vegas
Eco-Educational Adventures for Teachers and Students Adult Specialty Program: Baja BOW Adventure, Sea of Cortez Adventure April 21-27, 2010 7-day Edventure in partnership with Becoming An Outdoors-Woman (BOW). Adult women of all ages and backgrounds from around the US will be coming together for conservation and camaraderie on the Sea of Cortez. For more information or to register contact: http://www.uwsp.edu/cnr/bow/Baja%20Mexico.aspx Teacher-led Student Programs: Some programs still have space available. Teachers travel and participate free with a small group from their school or organization. Individual students are welcome to join a group without a sponsor from his or her school. Contact email@example.com for more information. Alaska Kenai Discovery Seward, Alaska June 30-July 7, 2010 July 7-14, 2010 8-day Edventure program for junior high and high school students exploring and learning about south-central Alaska’s temperate rainforest ecology with emphasis on glaciology and climate change. Activities include sea kayaking, glacier hiking, cultural exchange with the Kenaitze Tribe, and marine mammal identification in Kenai Fjords National Park. Baja Mexico Sea Quest La Paz, Baja California Sur, Mexico May 25-June 2 June 2-9, 2010 June 16-23, 2010 June 23-30, 2010 8-day Edventure program for junior high and high school students exploring and learning about Baja California Sur, Mexico and the Sea of Sea of Cortez ecology with emphasis on marine science and over exploitation of the Gulf of California (Sea of Cortez). Activities include snorkeling the only coral reef on the western side of North America, frolicking with wild playful wild sea lions, trekking breath-taking desert vistas, kayaking among towering red rock cliffs and interaction with friendly, knowledgeable Mexican guides.
Green Edventures focus on the three “E” values: education, environment, and empowerment to inspire people to become active environmental citizens. Each of our adventure programs give participants hands-on field experience in conservation whether it be fish counts in Baja or invasive plant species removal in Kenai Fjords National Park in Alaska.
Our programs are carbon-neutral, leave-no-trace, and directly support local people by hiring them as guides and other services. In 2010 we are providing scholarships and/or providing the opportunity for indigenous kids in Alaska and Mexico to participate in local environmental education programs.
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