Nature and Ecology

Nature and Ecology

Wyoming is home to some of the most wild and scenic landscapes in North America. Our great outdoor spaces like Yellowstone National Park contain some of America’s most iconic wildlife. Take a journey through fields, forests, wetlands and rangelands to discover the wonders and mysteries of Wyoming’s natural environment. Through the 4-H nature and ecology project, you will learn about the interconnections of people and nature. You’ll also develop respect for the natural environment while creating a sense of stewardship toward our natural resources.

Here's What You Can Learn . . . .

  • Learn about ecosystem services
  • Explore watershed and water purification
  • Collect and analyze soil samples
  • Learn about different sources of energy
  • Explore ecotourism
  • Learn more about aesthetics and the environment

Online Resources and Websites

Online Resources
  • Shop 4-H Curriculum
    • Exploring Your Environment - Ecosystem Services (08410)
    • Exploring Your Environment - Earth’s Capacity (08411)
    • Exploring Your Environment - Facilitators Guide (08412)



Contact Us

Wyoming State 4-H Office

1000 E. University Ave. Dept. 3354

Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: (307)766-5170

Fax: (307)766-3998


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