Student Research

  • PDF preview of Wild Ways FACTivity.
    The question you will answer in this FACTivity is: How might climate change affect species in my state? Materials: Access…

    FACTivity – Wild Ways

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    In this FACTivity, you will do a similar study to the student scientists in this research. The question you will…

    FACTivity – The Great Horned Owl

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    In this FACTivity, the question you will answer is: What is the health of the trees around my school?

    FACTivity – The Emerald Ash Borer – Invading Ash Trees in the Oxbow

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    In this FACTivity, you will do something similar to the student scientists in this study. The question you will answer…

    FACTivity – Oxbow Soil Vitality

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    In this FACTivity, you will learn about invasive species in your area. The questions you will answer are: What invasive…

    FACTivity – The Garlic Mustard Plant

  • The Natural Inquirer Student Scientist edition was developed as part of the Forest Service’s More Kids in the Woods Initiative.…

    Student Scientist – Vol. 10 No. 1

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    In this study, the student scientists researched if soil fertility had any effect on garlic mustard’s ability to be successful…

    The Garlic Mustard Plant: All Around and Down the Oxbow

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    The student scientists used the Soil Quality Index (SQI) to determine the overall health of soils at the Oxbow. (This…

    Oxbow Soil Vitality: Is it Healthy?

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    The emerald ash borer is an invasive species to the United States. While it isn’t a major pest in its…

    The Emerald Ash Borer: Invading Ash Trees in the Oxbow

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    The question you will explore in this FACTivity is: How does ozone in the troposphere and stratosphere impact Earth? Materials:…

    FACTivity – No Littering O-Zone