Adaptation Investigations

Borrow a Trunk from Texas Wildlife Association

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  • There are over 1,200 species of animals native to Texas and wildlife biologists utilize a variety of methods to identify animals, aside from observing the animal in its habitat.  Our Adaptation Investigations Discovery Trunk allows students to examine the clues animals leave behind and participate in animal identification exercises.  Learn about animal adaptaions by investigating skulls from 14 of the most recognizable native Texas animals along with molds of their tracks and replicas of their scat.
  • Free shipping and rental for 2 weeks. They are meant for public/private schools, educational organizations/Scouts, and home school co-ops of 40+ students.
  • Contact: online form.

Last update: 9/30/2021

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Kindergarten, 1st Grade, 2nd Grade, 3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade, 6th Grade, 7th Grade, 8th Grade



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Subchapter A: Elementary, Subchapter B: Middle School