From The Mountains To The Sea Archive

From The Mountains To The Sea Series Archive

The #FromTheMountainsToTheSea series is hosted by the Georgia 4-H Centers. These online, educational sessions highlight many of the programs available at the 4-H Centers. Each weekday at 3:00 PM, Georgia 4-H environmental education staff either post a session or go live on Facebook to bring our EE programming to your home: Rock Eagle 4-H Center, Burton 4-H Center, Wahsega 4-H Center, Tidelands Nature Center 4-H, Georgia 4-H at Camp Jekyll, and Fortson 4-H Center!

 

Unable to access Facebook? Need captioning? We also have a playlist with all the videos here.

 

Mondays at the Mound

Behind-The-Scenes Rock Eagle Wildlife Lab Tour – March 30, 2020: Join Program Specialist Sloane for a sneak peak at our wildlife lab on a feeding day.

Canoeing at Rock Eagle – April 6, 2020: Join Program Coordinator Lauren to learn more about canoeing.

For Goodness Snakes – April 13, 2020: Join Program Specialist Sloane for lessons on a variety of snakes.

Mound Adventure – April 20, 2020: Center Director Matt gives a live, virtual tour of the Rock Eagle Mound.

Rock Eagle Raptors – April 27, 2020: Join Program Specialist Sloane for a lesson on a variety of raptors.

Live at the Hive – May 4, 2020: Join Program Specialist Sloane for a tour of Rock Eagle’s bee hives. We’ve also included more information on bee hotels.

The Secret Life of Plants – May 11, 2020: Join Program Specialist Anna for a tour of Rock Eagle’s garden and to learn more about plants.

Natural History Museum Tour – May 18, 2020: Join Museum Manager Anna for a tour of Rock Eagle’s Natural History Museum.

 

Tuesdays on Tybee

Terrapin Turtles and TEDs – March 31, 2020: Program Specialist Nike shows off diamondback terrapin turtles and highlights turtle excluder devices.

Living Shorelines – April 7, 2020: Burton 4-H Center Director Paul discusses the Horse Pen Creek living shoreline.

Oysters & Creatures of The Living Shoreline – April 14, 2020: Join Program Coordinator Erine-Fay to learn more about oysters and other keystone species found in the living shoreline.

Alligator Adventure – April 21, 2020: Join Program Coordinator Erine-Fay and Program Specialist Nike to learn everything there is to know about alligators.

Backyard Birds of Burton – April 28, 2020: Program Coordinator Erine-Fay and Program Specialist Nike to learn more about the birds found around Burton. If you’d like to see some video clips from our wonderful Efay’s bird cam…check out Backyard Birds of BIRD-ton!

Living Fossils – May 5, 2020: Program Specialist Nike gives a lesson on living fossils, more commonly known as horseshoe crabs.

Plankton For Dinner – May 12, 2020: Program Coordinator Erine-Fay discusses what plankton is and its importance in our life.

Characteristics of Reptiles – May 19, 2020: Join Program Coordinator Erine-Fay discusses five main characteristics of reptiles.

 

Wahsega Wednesdays

Stream Ecology – April 1, 2020: Join Program Specialist Adam for a lesson in stream ecology in the Georgia mountains. We’ve also included a coloring sheet, a dot game, and a worksheet.

Wilderness Survival – April 8, 2020: Program Specialist Adam teaches the basics of survival! This is a class your students can take at Wahsega. We’ve also included a coloring sheet and a worksheet.

Night Critters of Wahsega – April 15, 2020: Program Specialist Adam teaches a lesson on night wildlife in the Chattahoochee National Forest! This is a class your students can take at Wahsega. We’ve also included a coloring sheet and a worksheet.

Amphibians – April 22, 2020: Program Specialist Adam teaches us about a variety of amphibians. We’ve also included a coloring sheet and a worksheet.

Astronomy – April 29, 2020: Join Program Specialist Adam to learn all about the stars, moon, and solar system as experienced through our Astronomy class here at Wahsega 4-H Center. We’ve also included a coloring sheet and a worksheet.

Entomology – May 6, 2020: Program Specialist Adam tells us all we need to know about a variety of insects! We’ve also included a coloring sheet, coloring sheet and a worksheet.

Wildlife Around Wahsega – May 13, 2020: Program Specialist Adam tells us about the wildlife around Wahsega 4-H Center! We’ve also included a coloring sheet and a worksheet.

Forest Ecology – May 20, 2020: Join Center Director David and Program Specialist Adam for a lesson on the Chattahoochee National Forest as a home. We’ve also included a coloring sheet and a worksheet.

 

Thursdays with Camp Jekyll/Tidelands

Maritime Forest Friends – April 2, 2020: Join Program Specialist Corinne for a walk through the maritime forest on Jekyll Island.

Keystone Kreatures – April 9, 2020: Interim Program Coordinator Greg tours Jekyll Island and discusses keystone species.

Ocean Feeding Frenzy – April 16, 2020: Join Program Specialist Corinne for a lesson of different feeding strategies throughout the marine food chain.

Turtle Spa Day – April 23, 2020: Interim Program Coordinator Greg demonstrates how turtles care for their shells.

Shark Tooth Beach Exploration – April 30, 2020: Interim Program Coordinator Greg and Program Specialist Corinne discuss fossils, specifically looking at shark teeth.

Marsh Mayhem – May 7, 2020: Join Program Specialist Corinne for an adventure into the Salt Marsh of Jekyll Island and learn about this unique ecosystem.

Gone Fishin’ – May 14, 2020: Program Coordinator Greg and Program Specialist Corinne are taking us fishing!

Beaches of Jekyll – May 21, 2020: Program Coordinator Greg and Program Specialist Corinne explore some of the 7 miles of beaches on Jekyll Island.

 

Fortson Farm Fridays

Welcome to the Farm – April 3, 2020: Join Program Specialist Jessica for a tour of the Fortson Farm and learn more about the “Farm to Plate” class.

Georgia Agriculture – April 10, 2020: Program Specialist Jessica discussed Georgia agriculture and regional commodities.

Farm Friends: Goats – April 17, 2020: Program Specialist Jessica is going to tell you everything you need to know about goats!

Fortson Farm Spa Day – April 24, 2020: Program Specialist Jessica shows you how to groom and pamper some the Fortson Farm animals!

Farm Friends: Twix – May 1, 2020: Program Specialist Jessica teaches us all about Fortson’s Babydoll Sheep, Twix.

Farm Friends: Porky – May 8, 2020: Program Specialist Jessica teaches us all about the King of Fortson Farm, Porky, the Vietnamese Potbelly Pig.

Farm Friends: Chickens – May 15, 2020: Program Specialist Jessica teaches us about chickens, including eggs!

Gardening – May 22, 2020: Program Specialist Jessica shows us the Fortson Farm gardens.