The EMEND 360 video tours and interactive 360 photos uses a research site located near Peace River, AB, to help students explore the boreal forest and sustainable forestry practices. Lesson plans, student workbooks, and guiding questions are included.
Another fantastic 360 virtual experience is offered by NAIT. These interactive tours allow users to explore various environments to discover what common boreal wetland and forest types look like, as well as learn about how wildfire and prescribed burn events affect these systems. If you are using a smart device, select the compass in the top right-hand corner to enable 3D orientation mode.
- Boreal Wetlands Tour
- Boreal Uplands Forest Tour
- Prescribed Burns and Wildfires Tour
- Peatland Restoration Tour: Explore the in-progress restoration of a fen community near Slave Lake, AB.
The Virtual Walk in the Forest Tours are a collaboration between NAIT Centre for Boreal Research and Fuse Consulting Ltd., with contributions from the Government of Alberta, the EMEND project, and various generous photographers.