ERIC Number: ED205375
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
A Survey of Field Studies Centres in Australia. Special Publication 4.
Webb, Joan B.
Summarized are the findings of a two-year survey of Australia's field studies facilities and related educational programs. Following a literature survey and brief accounts of some environmental centers in other countries is a state-by-state description of field studies centers in Australia. For each state, the programs, staffing, and facilities at several areas are presented. Also examined are the roles of the National Park System and the Department of Education in environmental education. The report concludes with an evaluation of existing centers and recommendations for future development. Appended are some field activities and addresses of Australian field studies centers. (WB)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Australian National Parks and Wildlife Service, Canberra.
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