Jornada Basin Schoolyard LTER: How to Participate

Get your class and school involved today!

Making your school a part of the Schoolyard Desert Discovery Project is easy and free.

Once you have signed up to participate in the program, you will receive:

  • a free copy of the 372-page Teachers' Handbook with all 35 activities
  • access to all seven Science Investigation Kits which you may borrow from the Asombro Institute’s office

Please have a teacher contact the Asombro Institute office by phone (575-524-3334) or email. We will give you the latest information on signing up for this exciting program.

You may also submit the following information below and an Asombro Institute educator will contact you shortly about participating in the program and/or to answer your questions.

School Yard Desert Discovery Participant Form

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  For several years, students in the Sierra Middle School Science Magnet program have learned about science and the desert by collecting data on plant restoration at the Asombro Institute’s Chihuahuan Desert Nature Park.