UConn Recruits Teens to Spark Interest in Conservation


Amanda Hernandez points out identifying characteristics on a pumpkinseed sunfish. Credit: David Desroches / WNPR

Modern high school students are usually found surrounded by laptops, cell phones, and social media. But a team of UConn professors and graduate students are trying to get them interested in nature. Many students who participate in the program become quickly hooked.

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