Discovery Boxes

A free, educational resource, available for check-out. 

Discovery Boxes are checked out within the Wichita area. Each box contains printed and hands-on materials. Boxes can be check-out for up to two weeks. 

To request a box, please fill out the form at the bottom of this page. To see what's inside each box, click on the options below!

Note: The Kansas Box may only be checked out for one week in the month of January.

Contact: Victoria Burnett

Phone: 316-683-5499 or victoria_burnett@fws.gov

most popular

Skins, Skulls, & Tracks

Pelts, skulls, and silicone track casts and molds.

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Kansas

Kansas symbol biofacts, teaching resources, and more.

Herpetology

Reptile and amphibian teaching materials.

Pollinators

Activities, materials, and biofacts about pollinators.

Birds

Activities, materials, and biofacts about birds.

Beavers

Activities, materials, and biofacts about beavers.

Trees (large)

Activities, materials, and biofacts about trees.

Tree Cookies (small)

Kansas tree cookies and field guides.

Fossils

Activities, materials, and biofacts about fossils.

Insects

Insect materials and biofacts.

Geology

Activities, materials, and biofacts about geology.

Elk (XL Box)

Materials and biofacts with related species (cougar, mule deer)

Discovery Box Request Form