A diversity of habitats and organisms can be found within a short distance of Ellensburg and Central Washington University. These include prime examples of shrub-steppe, forest, and alpine terrestrial systems as well as the Yakima River, Columbia River and numerous other aquatic habitats.
Useful links to some of the areas accessible for study are below:
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