California Department of Fish and Wildlife

Northern Region CAEP

Classroom Aquarium Education Program

Serving Del Norte, Humboldt, Lassen, Mendocino, Modoc, Shasta, Siskiyou, Tehama and Trinity counties


  • Mad River Fish Hatchery
    Hatchery Tours begin in January or February. Check back for dates and availability. The hatchery is open year round for visitors from dawn to dusk.
  • AmeriCorps Watershed Stewards Project
    The AmeriCorps Watershed Stewards Project provides a hands-on 6 week lecture and activity series, “Real Science”, that is provided at no cost to schools.
  • California Regional Environmental Education Community (CREEC)
    The CREEC has an online, searchable Resource Directory including Environmental Education providers and programs/resources available to educators, and regional calendars that post environmental education activities and exhibits, funding opportunities, and teacher professional development opportunities.