Outreach and Involvement

To help us meet the needs of students and teachers on the Eastern Shore, educators are invited to complete our Needs Assessment.

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Select from the drop down menu above to see opportunities for teacher professional development, public outreach, and science education resources.


A recent collaboration between VCR-LTER and VES Land Trust reveals how outdoor experiences shape student perceptions of coastal environments.

Second grade drawings of coastal wetlands before (above) and after (below) a nature walk with VESLT.

This report summarizes how 2nd Grade student drawings of a saltmarsh changed before and after their guided walk through Brownsville Preserve (TNC) with Land Trust volunteers.


An overview of the benefits of coastal conservation, presented by our partners:

https://www.deq.virginia.gov/Programs/CoastalZoneManagement/ReportsPublications/2018VirginiaCoastalPartnersWorkshop.aspx