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Specialty Science Days

Providing students hands-on learning in environmental science for Grades 7–12.

Hands doing a water testing activity on Freshwater Day
Three pairs of hands hold mud

Agri-Ecosystems Day

Local agriculture experts will share hands-on activities connecting to healthy soils and sustainable agriculture in Manitoba. Learn about nutrients, soil types, watersheds, climate, surveying and more!

May 9, 2024
9:30 am – 3:30 pm


A group of students gather around a bucket of water from the lake

Freshwater Day

Learn from local environmental scientists about the health of our freshwater ecosystems. Your students will test water chemistry, observe freshwater invertebrates, and discover more about problems and solutions to water issues in Manitoba.

October 2024

Arctic Science Day

Learn about Arctic climate change research from the scientists themselves! Join us as FortWhyte Alive hosts researchers and graduate students from University of Manitoba’s Centre for Earth Observation Science for a free virtual or in-person Arctic science experience.

March 2025

Thank you to our sponsors for their ongoing support of FortWhyte Alive’s Specialty Science Days.