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Salmon vs. Dams: The Dam Removal Debate on the Elwha River
9th - 12th
High schoolers use roll playing to discuss the merits of tearing down these dams so that the Elwha River can run free. The activity is presented in the form of a council meeting to encourage students to try to build consensus in finding...
Water Conservation/ Pollution: Why is the Water Running?
5th - 9th
Students consider water conservation and chemical pollution of water. In this water use lesson plan, students discover how water towers and dams are used to take water to desired locations. Students also discuss the effects of chemical...
The Impact of Water Projects on Environmental Issues: Case Study Three Gorges Dam of the Yangtze River
9th - 12th
Students research different perspectives on the building of the dam on the Yangtze River. Working in groups or independently, students prepare a 2-3 minute introduction on their view point (Geographer, Environmentalist, Electronics...