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  •  Environmental Sciences at O’Neill:

    • The elective Environmental Science course at O’Neill is based on field studies of the forests, ponds, and stream near the school. Classes will often be held outdoors, so students must always be prepared to go outside. Students will become familiar with local species of plants and animals, learn about ecological relationships in the Hudson Valley ecosystem, and explore global environmental issues.

    • The Advanced Placement Environmental Science course is a college-level curriculum covering many aspects of the field: land use; pollution issues; human population growth; biodiversity issues; energy supply and alternatives; global climate change… 

    See course links at upper left of this page

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