From the prehistoric to the present, learn about the fascinating features of creatures near and far.
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Virtual Event in partnership with WKAR on June 22 at 10am
Online Event on June 24 at 10am
Take a virtual trip outside with your Metroparks. This time on the trail we found a sign from a skunk that has ventured through Willow Metropark.
As we go along the trail in Oakwoods Metropark, we are looking for signs of animals. If we’re lucky we might see something like a beaver chew!
This time on the trail we found a sign from a deer that has ventured through Oakwoods Metropark.
Learn about the two fox species we have here in Michigan. Discover what makes each fox unique and learn some ways to identify them.
With this video we will look closely at those eggs, discover what is inside of them, have a fun little experiment and more!
In early March 2020, some Metropark interpreters presented hatching programs to several elementary schools in Southeastern Michigan.
Learn about eastern tiger salamanders and watch Helga enjoy some yummy meal worms.