We use cookies to provide you with a great user experience. By using our site, you accept our use of cookies. You can review our cookie and privacy policy here.
  • Service & Support

    Contact Us

    Our Customer Service team is available from 8am to 6:00pm, ET, Monday through Friday. Live chat is available from 8am to 5:30pm ET, Monday-Friday.

    Email Customer Service

    International Sales & Service

    We serve educators in more than 170 countries worldwide. Create a quote request on our website or contact our International Sales Team.

    International Ordering
  • Shopping

    Login or register now to maximize your savings and access profile information, order history, tracking, shopping lists, and more.

  • Quick
  • My Cart

    My Cart

    Your Shopping Cart is currently empty. Use Quick Order or Search to quickly add items to your order!

Minipond Ecosystem Kit, Living



An outdoor habitat for microorganisms. This maintenance-free habitat simulates a pond, yet can be brought into the classroom for study of microscopic algae and protists. Activities include discovering pond traffic and observing the organisms' shapes and feeding habits.

This fun kit requires the use of a microscope and can be modified for younger students by incorporating the inexpensive Carolina® Student Microscope (30x, item #972767). With complete instructions.


Shipping Information or Purchase Restrictions
  • This item contains living or perishable material and ships via 2nd Day or Overnight delivery.
What’s Included:
  • 1 Protozoan Mixture  (perishable item)
  • 1 Algae Mixture  (perishable item)
  • 1 pH Paper Dispenser
  • 1 Alga-Go® Concentrate
  • 1 Timothy Hay
  • 1 Soil, Small Bag
  • 1 Wheat Seed, 1 tbsp
  • 72 Microscope Slides
  • 100 Cover Slips
  • 1 Acrylic Paint, Black
  • 1 Paintbrush
  • 1 Plastic Tank with Lid, 1 gal
  • 1 Teacher’s Manual
Return Policy:

If for any reason you are not satisfied with this item, it is eligible for a return, exchange, refund or credit up to 30 days from date of receipt. Other restrictions may apply. Returns & Exchanges Policy.