ONGOING: Oatland Island Wildlife Center, a unit of the Savannah-Chatham County School System, serving as a field study site for students throughout the region. It features the 2 mile “Native Animal Nature Trail” that winds through maritime forest, freshwater wetlands and salt marsh habitats and links many native animal exhibits such as wolves, alligator and cougar. Oatland is located 5 miles east of Savannah off Islands Expressway. Open daily to the public for self guided tours from 10 a.m.-4 p.m., except Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve day, Christmas and New Years. (912) 395-1500, or oatlandisland.org.