The Department in the field of education of children and youth

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Partner with Environmental Concern to bring the wonders of nature to Eastern Shore toddlers and young children, ages 12 months – 6-year-olds. Numerous studies have shown the abundant psychological, mental, physical and intellectual benefits children receive from interacting with nature. Touch a fish, buzz like a bee, and transform children into habitat adventurers. Each session will provide children with guided outside nature play and environmental education experiences every season of the year. Bring Environmental Concern in for a single guest program, or set up a schedule to provide nature study experiences all year to your daycare, homeschool group, camp or neighborhood.

Visit our beautiful waterfront campus in St. Michaels, or we will bring these programs to you! Our Youth Programs are designed to help students and teachers get the most out of their Schoolyard Habitat. We have developed dynamic and innovative programming for children of all ages. Our hands-on lessons foster connections with the natural world and encourage students to become good environmental stewards. An EC Wetland Educator will travel to your school to teach interactive wetland and watershed focused lessons.