Alaska Sea Grant

Field Trip

Community
Airport Heights
Location
static map
School
Airport Heights
Name of the place where you “got your feet wet”:
Tikishla Park- Chester Creek
Grade
4
What were the three coolest plants or animals you saw (by class vote)?
Macro Invertebrates
duck
worms
Do you think the place where you went on a field trip provides habitat for salmon?
Yes
Why or why not?
Just right water
-ph
-dissolved oyxgen
-temp
food
-macro invertebrates
correct velocity
Did your class do a stewardship project? Please describe.
No
Tell us about your field trip
We went to our nearby Chester Creek for our stream trip and tested the quality of the water that would support salmon habitat. Our section of the creek does! We later visited Westchester Lagoon and did similar tests. Our watershed is a healthy environment for salmon.
Post a photograph of the place you went on your field trip
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