Environment

  • Explain how artificial fertilisers, pesticides and the destruction of hedgerows affect wildlife.
  • Find out about an endangered species, like red squirrels, tigers, blue whales or giant pandas. Make a display or information pack about them.

 

Environment Badge Day Itinerary at Dartmoor Zoo

10:00 – Arrival, Introduction to the Zoo

10:30 – Zoo tour (with focus on endangered animals)

11:30 –Introduction to British Wildlife, and wildlife found at DZP. Presentation on how artificial fertilisers, pesticides and the destruction of hedgerows affect wildlife

12:00 – Nature trail

12:30 – Lunch

13:30 – Information packs/posters to be made on chosen endangered animal found at DZP

14:30 – Close Encounters

15:00 – End of day

 

This itinerary is an example of the sessions we provide, feel free to choose another activity from the list to put into the itinerary for your day.

 

For booking details or enquiries please contact the education team here.