Science Sunday


Location: St. Patrick’s County Park

Join the Notre Dame Linked Experimental Ecosystem Facility (ND-LEEF) for its 8th Annual Science Sunday at St. Patrick’s County Park!

From 1 to 4 p.m on Sunday, October 10, adults and children are invited to learn about ND-LEEF and a variety of environmental research happening at the University of Notre Dame.

Notre Dame faculty and graduate students will lead demonstrations and hands-on activities appealing to all ages such as: 

  • Measuring Stream Flow: Boat races 
  • Collection & Identification: Aquatic insects & zooplankton
  • Bald Eagle Natural History: Understanding our national bird
  • Underground Lakes: Protecting groundwater resources
  • Watershed Conservation: Protecting our freshwater resources 
  • Watershed Hydrology: Where does water come from
  • Paleoecology: Studying the past to predict the future

The event is free and open to the public.