• Conservation Biology

    This program introduces students to the exciting careers in Natural Resource Conservation and Wildlife Biology. This laboratory/field-based course involves hands-on learning of ecological science, animal and plant studies (i.e. behavior, identification), job shadowing and field trips. This course will have special emphasis on skills and technology used in this profession. Students will have direct contact with natural resource conservationists and wildlife biologists in this field of study. They will attain the skills necessary to obtain employment in various careers in Natural Resource Conservation and Wildlife Biology.

    Credits & Certifications

    • 2nd World Language Credit
    • 3rd Science Credit
    • College Credit: Davenport University

    Eligibility & Prerequisites

    • This course is available to 10th-12th grade students
    • Outdoor work attire is expected

    Career Opportunities

    • Biologist
    • Botanist
    • Ecologist
    • Conservation Officer


    "This program is a great way to jumpstart your career experience and build the skills that will help you to become a stronger candidate in this profession." — Lauren Dahl, Professional Wildlife Biologist