Badlands: The Power of Water/Mni
6/18/2024 - 6/21/2024
Start 6/18 @ 4:00PM MT, End 6/21 at 10:00AM MT.
Event Registration
Event Type(s)
Professional Development
Event Description
Water is a powerful force and its handiwork is evident in the Badlands. Join this three day/three night field based professional development opportunity for Grade 4-12 teachers to explore the Badlands National Park and the power of water. We will braid Indigenous perspectives throughout the experience 
2 credits
$200 Stipend provided upon submission of a reflection
Fee - $50 for South Dakota educators
A limited number of out of state educators may participate

- Camp in Sage Creek for an immersive experience
- Do field studies, contributing to an ongoing water quality monitoring project
- Explore the geologic history of the Badlands and how water shaped much of the Badlands
- And more!

Meals are provided. A limited amount of gear (sleeping bag, tent, pad) is available for loan. Camping experience not required but a sense of adventure is! 

Sponsored, in part, by the 319 Information and Education project with funding from the US EPA Region 8 through the SD Department of Agriculture and Natural Resources.
Setting: In-Person
Badlands National Park
Contact Person

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