Education Programs

Serve as a focus of activity for Environmental programs at Mason

  • University programs in Environmental Science and Policy
  • Certificates in Environmental Management
  • Courses in Biology, Chemistry, Geology, Geography, Human Ecology
  • General Education course in Environmental Science

College courses, e.g.,

  • Freshwater ecology
  • Ichthyology
  • Estuarine and coastal ecology
  • Applied ecology

K-12 and Community Programs

  • Work with local schools to implement watershed and bay ecology educational programs incorporated into basic science curriculum
  • Conduct ecology camps
  • Serve as a resource for local government and citizens

Stewardship “From the Schoolyards to the Bay:”

  • Trained 50+ 6-12th grade teachers
  • Provided over 16,000+ Prince Wm. County 6th-12th Graders with Meaningful Watershed Educational Experiences
  • Open access teacher education materials provided at
  • Partners – NOAA, PWCS, NPS and Occoquan NWR