Online Education Resources

The following websites provide online watershed, conservation and heritage education tools and resources that can be used for remote learning. These sites feature videos, webinars and activities for teachers, students and families looking for dynamic place-based education. Be sure to check the social media posts of these organizations for ongoing content – some of the most active are linked below.

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Resources in the Lake Champlain Region

Lake Champlain Basin Program

2021 State of the Lake and Ecosystem Indicators Report

Lake Champlain Basin Atlas

Diving In Videos

Clean Water Videos

Bringing Back Salmon Videos

Kid’s Page

LCBP Facebook

WatershED Matters – Champlain Basin Education Initiative

Watershed Education Resources

This Lake Alive! Online Curriculum

Lake Champlain Sea Grant

Zoom a Scientist live webinars – Tuesdays and Fridays @ 12 noon

Register: Virtual Learning Resources

ECHO, Leahy Center for Lake Champlain

ECHO & WCAX Science Hacks

ECHO’s Science and Stories online

ECHO Facebook

Audubon Vermont

Audubon from Home

Community Science

Audubon Vermont Facebook

Billings Farm and Museum

Billings Farm at Home

Bird Diva

E-workshops and courses

Fairbanks Museum

Virtual Learning

Fort Ticonderoga

Center for Digital History

Green Mountain Club

Facebook Live kids’ storybook reading – Fridays at 10 am


Garden Ideas for Kids, Parents, and Teachers

Lake Champlain Committee

Learn About Lake Champlain

Lake Champlain Maritime Museum


Middlebury Area Land Trust

Let’s Connect with Nature from Home

Montshire Museum

Online Resources – Montshire at Home

Montshire Museum Facebook

Mountain Lake PBS

Learning at Home Programs and Resources

New York State DEC

Nature Activities

North Branch Nature Center

North Branch Nature Center Online

NBNC Facebook

St. Albans Museum

History from Home

St. Albans Museum Facebook

Shelburne Farms

At-Home Activities for Young Learners

Shelburne Farms Facebook

Vermont Art Online – Virtual Museum and Gallery Tours

Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department

Reconnect with Nature

VTFW Facebook

Vermont Institute of Natural Science

VINS at Home Education Resources

UVM Extension – VT 4-H

Virtual Enrichment Learning Opportunities: Weekdays @ 3 pm
Mondays – Distance Learning Socials, new topic each week, open to ages 8 and up
Tuesdays – QuaranTeen Time: Getting College & Career Ready
Wednesdays – QuaranTeen Virtual Science Cafes
Thursdays – Distance Learning Social participants meet to share the week’s activity

Register: VT 4-H News and Events

VT 4-H Facebook


VT PBS Kids Corner

Watersheds United Vermont

Stormwater Resource Library

Wild Center

Lunchtime Live – Monday – Friday @ 12 noon
Digital Live Learning Programs – Tuesdays and Thursdays @ 11 am

Wild Center Digital

Wild Center Facebook

Resources Beyond the Lake Champlain Region:

All About Birds – Cornell Lab of Ornithology

Live Bird Cams

K-12 Education

Children and Nature Network

Common Sense Media – Free Online Events and Activities

EPA Learning and Teaching About the Environment

EPA Grade K-12 Watershed Learning Links

EPA Wetlands Education for Students and Teachers


Science Snacks for K-5 kids


Explore Education

Mass Audubon

Mass Audubon Facebook

NASA Climate Kids

National Audubon Society

Audubon for Kids

National Geographic Kids

Science Lab

NOAA Education

PBS Learning Media

Project Wet

Project Wild

Smithsonian – Fun Stuff for Kids and Teens

University of Maine Extension – Maine 4-H

QuaranTEEN Virtual Science Café – Tuesdays @ 3pm

USDA National Agricultural Library Educational Resources

USGS Water Science School

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