Lessons

Adaptations of the Neotropical River Otter

Have you ever seen an otter? If not in person, maybe you’ve seen one on TV. In addition to being cute, furry and graceful, they are well adapted to living in the water. You probably know, as a mammal yourself, how difficult it is to stay warm in the ocean and in a...

Early Warning System for Nature

Do you know of anyone whose life has been saved because they responded to a fire alarm? This is an example of an early warning system. This lesson is about a similar early warning system, but for nature. TEAM (Tropical Ecology Assessment and Monitoring) Network...

Wanted Alive Posters

Recently, scientists from tropical forests around the world have released data about mammals they have caught on their camera traps. In this lesson, you will read the summary of what they found and discuss and outline the important points. Next you will design a poster...

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