KNC’s Conservation Biology class, offered in partnership with the Kalamazoo Regional Education Service Agency’s Education for Employment (EFE) program, introduces students to the exciting careers in Natural Resource Conservation and Wildlife Biology. This is a laboratory/field-based course which involves hands-on learning of ecological science, animal and plant studies (i.e. behavior, identification), job shadowing and field trips. This course has special emphasis on skills and technology used in this profession. Students have direct contact with natural resource conservationists and wildlife biologists in this field of study. They will receive either their 2nd or 3rd high school science credit through this program, as well as, attain the skills necessary to obtain employment in various careers in Natural Resource Conservation and Wildlife Biology. To learn more about this program and enrollment requirements, please visit KRESA's website or call 269-250-9300
Conservation Leadership Program for 6-8 Grade
The Conservation Leadership Program is a two-week outdoor experience held each summer for 6th-8th grade students to learn about environmental science and biological research in the best laboratory: nature. Learn more about the Conservation Leadership Program and registration information here.