USING THE STREAM VALLEY

 

Explores how people and wildlife use/d the resources of the stream valley for habitat needs. This includes foraging for food, household needs, and harnessing raw power from resources in the forest and streams. An emphasis on the concepts of habitat (food, water, shelter, space). Includes the Orianda Mansion, a waterwheel, stone root cellar, and a community green space for honoring indigenous peoples.

Student Activities (optional):

Additional Resources:

Pre-visit Videos. Have your class watch at least one video tour from the program of your choice.  Students should generate questions, which need to be sent to the Carrie Murray guide before the live chat. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Food

Explore human and wildlife food resources through a root cellar, foraging, and more!

Water

Explore the wonderful world of water at the stream and waterwheel. We discuss our watershed, how water is used, and the home it provides. 

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Shelter

Join us to discover historical structures found throughout the park and explore the places that our wildlife call home!

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Space

We take a trip to a space used to honor indeginous peoples. We discuss the sense of peace it brings along with how the space is used by our local wildlife.

Sound Mapping

Dream Home

Nature Journal

Sit Spot

Carrie Murray Nature Center is operated by Baltimore City Recreation and Parks (BCRP)
Thank you, Mayor Young and the Baltimore City Council for supporting BCRP!

Carrie Murray Nature Center

1901 Ridgetop Road, Baltimore, MD 21207

Questions: info.cmnc@baltimorecity.gov

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