705-748-6324 ext 100 info@hfhc.ca
Conservation Crates

about our crates

Thanks to funding from the Ontario Trillium Foundation, we’ve assembled a variety of crates filled with conservation-focused resources and lesson plans – to send the Heritage Centre experience to YOU.

Crates are FREE to borrow for two weeks at a time, and we’ll cover the shipping costs!

EMAIL info@hfhc.ca to request a CONSERVATION CRATE.

IMPORTANT NOTICE:
We are limiting teachers to one crate per school year, as interest in our program has grown exponentially. If dates open up we’ll post about that – but otherwise with free shipping, we hope to offer what we can to as many different schools across the province.

 

Conservation Crates - Grade 1: Birding | OFAH | Mario Cortellucci Hunting and Fishing Heritage Centre

Grade 1 - Birding

Whether your school is in the heart of the city or surrounded by rural landscapes, birds are everywhere. No matter what the season, your students will learn how to identify common bird species while learning about the important role they play in nature. 

Conservation Crates - Grade 2: Wildlife | OFAH | Mario Cortellucci Hunting and Fishing Heritage Centre

Grade 2 - Wildlife

Ontario’s mammals are equipped with some pretty amazing adaptations. Your students will learn about what it means to be a mammal, and what it takes to survive, both structurally and behaviourally. Click HERE to borrow this crate!

Conservation Crates - Grade 4: Fishing | OFAH | Mario Cortellucci Hunting and Fishing Heritage Centre

Grade 4 - Fishing

Fishing is a popular pastime, and an important part of our Canadian heritage. Your students will learn as much about fishing as possible without actually casting a line. Click HERE to borrow this crate!

Conservation Crates - Grade 6 – Tracking & Trapping | OFAH | Mario Cortellucci Hunting and Fishing Heritage Centre

Grade 6 – Tracking & Trapping

Trapping is an important contributor to our national economy, and its role in Canadian heritage remains important today. Your students will learn about the importance of trapping, its role in furbearer management and how trappers truly are stewards of the land. Click HERE to borrow this crate!

Conservation Crates - Grade 7 – Hunting | OFAH | Mario Cortellucci Hunting and Fishing Heritage Centre

Grade 7 – Hunting

Hunting is an important contributor to our national economy, and its role in Canadian heritage remains important today. Students will discover the role hunters play in conserving our natural resources, the role it plays in game species management, while making connections to their own personal history and family heritage. Click HERE to borrow this crate!

Contact Us

1-800-263-OFAH (6324) ext. 100

Admission $5 (18+) - under 18 FREE

OFAH Conservation Centre

PO Box 2800
Peterborough, Ontario
K9J 8L5

Visiting Hours

Monday - Friday: 10am to 4pm

Saturday & Sunday: Closed

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