Virginia Wildlife from the Mountains to the Sea
Virginia’s vast wealth of wildlife species are managed by the Virginia’s Department of Game and Inland Fisheries and Marine Resources Commission. Both agencies work together to ensure the wildlife from the western border to the Atlantic Coast remain healthy. Visit with the staff and live wildlife species found across the state including snakes, salamanders, horseshoe crabs and fresh and marine fish, in the Dominion Classroom.
Meet Virginia’s Raptors
Join the Department of Game and Inland Fisheries and The Wildlife Center of Virginia Friday, September 29th – Tuesday, October 3rd to learn more about Virginia’s birds of prey. Different species from The Wildlife Center will be featured each day including live Screech and Barred Owls, a Red-tailed Hawk, Peregrine Falcon, Black Vulture and Bald Eagle. Show times are 11 am, 1 pm, 3 pm and 5 pm at the Dominion Classroom.
Other agencies represented include the Department of Conversation and Recreation, Virginia Department of Forestry, Department of Historic Resources, Virginia Association of Soil & Water Conservation Districts and National Parks.
There is so much to see, learn and do! Visit this wonderful collection of exhibits.
Teachers bringing students, find a daily schedule in the Educational Exposition Teachers Guide HERE.