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Lake Pahoja provides learning opportunities

Posted October 7, 2015 at 6:19 pm

The hills, trees, prairie grasses and, of course, the lake at scenic Lake Pahoja was the classroom for students Thursday, Oct. 1.

Fifth grade students from Central Lyon, George-Little Rock and West Lyon schools spent the day at the recreational area learning about water quality, prairie grasses, fly fishing, bees, the food chain and much more.

Representatives from Iowa State University Extension, Lyon County Conservation Board, Dordt College and other agencies were the teachers for the day. Students also enjoyed a picnic lunch and free time exploring the area.

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