Introduces freshwater lakes, including the various zones and life found there.
Explains the importance of wetlands, the richest and diverse biome, and its role in controlling flooding.
San Francisco Bay is a unique, biologically productive estuary due to its size, scope and Mediterranean climate.
Lesson plan contains other content. Introduction is on pg. 3. Background information on wetlands is pg 6. Wetland conservation activity pg. 24.
There are 9 lessons surrounding wetlands. Page 5 has all the contents and activities listed.
Lesson plan contains procedures for a two day activity, and evaluation. Synopsis: "Students will conduct fieldwork to determine water quality of a freshwater habitat; observe an organism's behavior and adaptations; and answer questions about the differences between habitats with still and flowing water." - Discovery Education
Practice Freshwater and Wetlands Biomes questions
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Freshwater and Wetlands Biomes.
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This covers environmental DNA extraction techniques and how they are used by scientists and environmental managers to track rare species.
Covers carnivorous plants, how their life history matches their environment, and how they responded evolutionarily.
The Congo River is known for its diversity of unique species. Find out what researchers think is driving this process.
These flashcards help you study important terms and vocabulary from Freshwater and Wetlands Biomes.