Biodiversity and Field Science

Cedar Point Biological Station; Ogallala, NE

Cedar Point Biological Station

Cedar Point Campus

 

This camp is intended for high school students to explore and develop an understanding of biodiversity.

Cedar Point Biological Station (CPBS) is the University of Nebraska teaching and research field facility in western Nebraska, 10 miles north of the town of Ogallala. It is located at the west end of Lake McConaughy, a 25 mile long man-made lake. The field station is in the heart of the western high plains near the juncture of tall grass and short grass prairie and on the southern edge of the Sandhills.

CPBS has comfortable housing and dining facilities, an air conditioned library and two classrooms.

Summer Camps: Essential Information

Who's Eligible?

Camp is open to current 9th-12th grade students.  

Campers

Residential Camp housing onsite

Camp Fee

Fee for this camp is $250.  

Extracurriculars

Enjoy field trips, canoeing, fishing, and hiking. Make smores by the fire and be amazed by the view of the stars.

Applications

Space is limited to 16 campers.

Supervision and Safety

Minimum of 1:12 teacher/counselor to student ratio. Certified teachers and experienced, trained counselors.