Welcome to "The Science Behind Algonquin's Animals", an interactive learning tool for students and teachers which explores the role of science and technology in wildlife research in Algonquin Provincial Park.

What's Inside

Research Projects:

Research Tools

Wolf Scat Research
How do researchers determine what wolves have been eating?
Gray Jay Memory Game
How Good is Your memory? Discover the Gray Jay's amazing ability to recall.
Brook Trout Tagging Game
How do researchers accurately estimate the population of fish species in a lake?

Additional Resources:

  • Teacher Resources (Includes Learning Activities, Games, Worksheets, Data Sheets, Inquiry Sheets, Colouring Sheets, Puzzles and much more.)

Research Facility Profiles:

Researcher Profiles:


Gray Jay Research in Algonquin Park Factors limiting population growth of wolves in Algonquin Park Moose Survey Research in Algonquin Provincial Park Seasonal Movement Patterns and Feeding Habits of Adult Black Bears in Algonquin Provincial Park