Fall Field Trip Program: October

Generally held in October at the end of the silver salmon return and spawning process, this program for PreK-5th grade classrooms focuses on the life cycle of salmon. Fall field trip includes a commentary and viewing of the salmon ladder and sorting area, along with a variety of interactive lessons and games. Education resources are listed below:


Spring Sea Week Program: April

In partnership with the Juneau School District, this program focuses on marine biology for 2nd graders. The curriculum features life history teaching and activities on mollusks, the largest single phylum of marine animals. Here are a few supplementary materials that you may want to share with your class:

Educational Visits Year Round

Macaulay Salmon Hatchery offers free educational tours for groups of students of all ages. If you have a class or educational group that you would like to bring to the hatchery please contact Katie Harms at 907-463-4810 or katie_harms@dipac.net to set up a tour.