Highlands Biological Station Recognized For Education Programs
Last updated 9/22/2021 at 4:37pm
The Environmental Educators of North Carolina has presented its 2021 award for exceptional environmental education programs to a specialist with Highlands Biological Station, an installation of Western Carolina University, for STEM outreach (science, technology, engineering and math) to regional schools.
Patrick Brannon, outreach education specialist at Highlands Biological Station, gives programs almost daily for schools and other community groups across western North Carolina. Many take place in a classroom, while others are in remote field locations within the Nantahala National Forest...