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Title: Environmental Conditions that Favor Life in a Fresh Water Ecosystem:A Case-Based Biology Lesson Plan
Url: http://bioquest.org/bqemory/nancycreek.html
Creator: Bland, J.
Carter, S.
Mattox, S.
McCrary, T.
Publisher: BioQUEST Curriculum Consortium
LifeLines Online
Description: In this unit students will examine a case study of fish kill in Nancy Creek and identify the environmental conditions that favor life in a fresh water ecosystem. Students will also: analyze and interpret data; design and construct a scientific experiment; produce written reports of laboratory activities in accepted formats; and investigate the components of a fresh water ecosystem.
LC Classification: Agriculture -- Aquaculture. Fisheries. Angling
Agriculture -- Aquaculture. Fisheries. Angling -- Aquaculture. Fisheries. Angling -- Aquaculture -- Fish culture -- Freshwater culture
Science -- Natural history. Biology -- Biology (General) -- Ecology
Science -- Natural history. Biology -- Natural history (General) -- Geographical distribution. Biogeography. Phylogeography -- Physiographic divisions -- Water. Aquatic biology -- Freshwater biology
Science -- Physiology -- Nutrition -- Other special topics, A-Z -- Fish
Science -- Zoology -- Chordates. Vertebrates -- Fishes
Science -- Zoology -- Chordates. Vertebrates -- Fishes -- Geographical distribution -- Physiographic divisions -- Freshwater fishes
Science -- Zoology -- Geographical distribution -- Physiographic divisions -- Water -- Fresh water
Science -- Zoology -- Invertebrates -- Geographical distribution -- Physiographic divisions -- Aquatic -- Freshwater
GEM Subject: Science
Science -- Biology
Science -- Biological and life sciences
Science -- Ecology
Key Concept: Ecology -- Ecosystems
Ecology -- Pollution
Agriculture -- Aquaculture
Geography -- Environmental management
Date Issued: 2000
Resource Type: Reference Material
Instructional Material
Audio/Visual -- Image/Image Set
Instructional Material -- Case Study
Instructional Material -- Lesson/Lesson Plan
Instructional Material -- Experiment/Lab Activity
Format: Document -- HTML
Audience: Educator
Education Level: High School
Middle School
Higher Education
Higher Education -- Undergraduate (Lower Division)
Higher Education -- Technical Education (Upper Division)
Higher Education -- Technical Education (Lower Division)
Vocational/Professional Development Education
Language: English
Rights: LifeLines OnLine
Access Rights: Free access
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