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Title: Oil Spill Prevention Response and Cleanup: Google Earth Virtual Field Trip Activity
Url: http://ateec.org/oil-spill-prevention-response-and-cleanup-google-ear...
Publisher: Advanced Technology Environmental and Energy Center
Description: In this well thought out virtual field trip your students will learn about oil spill prevention response and cleanup methods at various sites in Alaska. It is an excellent activity to teach students about policy and procedures needed to make oil transportation safe. In addition, it is a great science activity to learn about the microbiology methods behind cleaning up oil spills. The 2008 ATEEC Fellows Institute brought 18 community college and high school instructors from the environmental sciences to Alaska. They created virtual field trips using Google Earth. Learn from the experts in this interactive tour complete with video offering expert insight into the world of the oil industry. In this well thought out Google Earth virtual field trip you will learn about oil spill prevention response and cleanup methods at various sites in Alaska highlighting the Alyeska Marine Terminal. An excellent activity to teach students about policy and procedures needed to make oil transportation safe. In addition it is a great science activity to learn about the microbiology methods behind cleaning up oil spills. An excellent teachers guide is included as well. This resource is free to download. Users must first create a login with ATEEC's website to access the file.
LC Classification: Geography. Anthropology. Recreation -- Oceanography -- Marine pollution. Sea water pollution -- By region -- Pacific Ocean -- North Pacific -- Eastern Pacific -- Alaskan coast
Social sciences -- Industries. Land use. Labor -- Industries. Land use. Labor -- Special industries and trades -- Environmental engineering industries. Pollution control industry
Bibliography. Library science. Information resources (General) -- Subject bibliography -- Biology -- Special topics, A-Z -- Oil spills and wildlife
Bibliography. Library science. Information resources (General) -- Subject bibliography -- Environment (General and human). Human ecology -- Pollution and pollution control
GEM Subject: Vocational Education -- Instructional issues
Science -- Biology
Science -- Instructional issues
Science -- Earth science
Science -- Ecology
Science -- Engineering
Key Concept: Environmental engineering -- Pollution
Key Concepts Complete: Yes
Date Issued: 2008
Resource Type: Instructional Materials
Lesson Plans
Science Materials
Teaching Guides
Format: doc
html
zip
Audience: College/University Instructors
Higher Education
Secondary Education
Students
Teachers
Technical School First Cycle
University First Cycle
Vocational Training
Language: English
Rights: ATEEC
Access Rights: Free access with registration
Date Of Record Release: 2013-06-24 13:33:10 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2013-06-20 13:06:18 (W3C-DTF)
Source Type: ATE Center
Source: Advanced Technology Environmental and Energy Center
Full Record Views: 37
Resource URL Clicks: 3
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