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Tag: Northern Hogsucker

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  • Children inspect insects from the creek with a magnifying glass.
    Taking a closer look at stream insects. Photo by Gary Peeples, USFWS.

    Kids in the creek gets 8th graders’ feet wet

    July 27, 2008 | 2 minute read

    Transcript It’s not very often 8th graders get to see their teacher kiss a fish, however, students from North Carolina’s Waynesville Middle School got to see language arts teach Phyllis Kapsalis pucker up and smack one on a northern hogsucker during a recent trip to the Pigeon River. Haywood County’s Kids in the Creek program gets every public school 8th grader in the county out of the classroom and into the Pigeon River to learn about streams and water quality.  Learn more...

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