Category Archives: Lakes Alive! Activities

Winter 2017-2018 Newsletter: For the Sake of Maine Lakes

Welcome to the Maine Lakes Society Winter 2017-2018 Newsletter, For the Sake of Maine Lakes “At the end of October, Maine was hit with a one-two punch that began with the remains of a rapidly moving tropical depression that brought torrential … Continue reading

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All Aboard Melinda Ann!

We Bring the Classroom, You Supply the Learners Passengers feel the wind blow through their hair and the soft, slick lake bottom slide between their fingers.  These experiences connect the science of lake stewardship to the emotion of having fun … Continue reading

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General Resources for Water Studies

Please visit the website of former Maine Lakes Society Board member Earl Morse for a fine collection of resources for water education!    

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Examining Life in the Depths with the ROV

  Maine Lakes Society and Lakes Alive! Summary Have you ever wondered what the lake would look like from a fish’s perspective? In this deep or shallow-water activity, students operate the most high-tech instrument aboard the Melinda Ann, a Remote … Continue reading

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