A partnership in watershed education.

The Augmented Reality Sandbox (ARS) is available for loan within 1 hour of the Lansing, MI Area. If you are interested in borrowing the ARS, please complete the ARS Lending Agreement. For questions, you can call Rachel at 517-543-1512 x 5.

In this video demonstration, you can watch as we recreate the Great Lakes Basin Watershed.


In this introduction video, you can learn about how the Augmented Reality Sandbox works.


The Augmented Reality Sandbox is presented by the Michigan Water Stewardship Program through Eaton Conservation District and Greater Lansing Regional Committee for Stormwater Management through Tri-County Regional Planning Commission.

The Augmented Reality Sandbox was developed by the UC Davis W.M. Keck Center for Active Visualization in the Earth Sciences (KeckCAVES, keckcaves.org) and supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant No. DRL 1114663.