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Scientist Saturday: The Wonderful World of Wetlands

Saturday, February 22, 2020

1:00 PM-4:00 PM

Meet Drexel University environmental science graduate students Lena Champlin and Brittany Wilburn, who study wetland restoration and water quality. Watch a demonstration of how wetlands clean water by filtering out dirt and trash. Learn about native plants and animals and what you can do to keep wetlands clean through coloring activities.

About Scientist Saturday

Discover current research and meet real scientists at Scientist Saturdays. See hands-on demonstrations of scientists’ exciting research and ask all the questions you want from 1 to 4 p.m. The program welcomes guests of all ages to interact with the scientists, who are happy to converse with you about their current research. Come back for new guests each month. Free with general admission. No registration required.

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The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19103


  • Everyone