St. Mary's

Boise, Idaho

Blog Posts

T.E.A.M. Inquiry Day

October 19, 2017 • by Kenzie D.'s team

Today we hiked really fast to get to Lilly marsh to get temps. We hiked to Duck bay to get temps and info. It was so much fun.Yesterday was Nick Walborns birthday he had a good day. Our hike in...

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A T.E.A.M. Day at Lily Marsh

October 17, 2017 • by Kenzie D.'s team

Team T.E.A.M. (The entertaining awesome members) spent the day hiking and exploring Lily Marsh. 



Ying yang, fire and water, and the speedy turtles

November 10, 2016 • by Summer Program.'s team

Today the speedy turtles learned about the factors that affect how forest fires burn. In a full circle method, we also learned how water differs between marshes and the lake and all the factors we...

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Speedy Turtles explore the park!

November 10, 2016 • by Summer Program.'s team

The speedy turtles wasted no time on their first day at MOSS! What better way to explore Ponderosa State Park by hiking to the furthest north point and highest point in the park! Along the way we...

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Erosion, fire, and team work

November 10, 2016 • by Kristy A.'s team

Today the Kool Fluffy Chocolate Covered Wolf Pack learned about forest fire, controlled burns, forest ecology, and communication skills. These are a few of our favorite things we did yesterday....

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Terrestrial Data: Treated Forest 11/8/2016 - 1:30am
Date: 11/8/2016 - 1:30am
Weather: Clear
Air Temperature: 14.5°C
Soil Temperature: 5.2°C
Teaching Site: Treated Forest
Terrestrial Data: Day Use Beach 11/8/2016 - 11:45am
Date: 11/8/2016 - 11:45am
Weather: Clear
Air Temperature: 9.4°C
Soil Temperature: 2.0°C
Teaching Site: Day Use Beach
Terrestrial Data: Sagebrush Meadow 11/8/2016 - 11:00am
Date: 11/8/2016 - 11:00am
Weather: Clear
Air Temperature: 17.5°C
Soil Temperature: 3.4°C
Teaching Site: Sagebrush Meadow