Maynard Ecology Center

Located at Neville Place at Fresh Pond Reservation, the Thomas M. Maynard Ecology Center is a science education resource center for Cambridge Public Schools. Fresh Pond Reservation and Black's Nook are used for outdoor field investigations and teaching opportunities. Students of all ages visit the Reservation as an integral part of the Cambridge Public Schools learning curriculum.  Click here to learn more about the Maynard Ecology Center and its programs.


Student measuring turbidity at Black's Nook.

A Cambridge Public Schools student measuring turbidity levels in Black's Nook Pond on the platform.