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Title: Electronic Field Trip to the Forest
Url: http://www.ket.org/trips/forest/videos.htm
Publisher: Kentucky Educational Television
Description: Have you ever hiked through the forests of Kentucky? Created by Kentucky Educational Television, this Electronic Field Trip to the Forest "is a 60-minute overview of forest ecology and management covering topics in environmental science, life science, history, geography, and economics." The site provides online video clips of the electronic forest trip, and information about featured professionals on the trip including foresters, a wildlife biologist, an ecologist, and more. The website also offers an interactive Habitat Game, a slideshow about an attempt to save the American Chestnut, and information about forestry careers and tree products. Additionally, the site includes a Teacher's Guide, and links to several downloadable Forestry Units for students.
LC Classification: Agriculture -- Forestry
Agriculture -- Forestry -- Conservation and protection -- Forest reserves -- United States -- Special subjects, A-Z -- Economic aspects
Agriculture -- Forestry -- Conservation and protection -- Forest reserves -- United States -- Special subjects, A-Z -- Timber
Agriculture -- Forestry -- Exploitation and utilization -- Logging
Agriculture -- Forestry -- Exploitation and utilization -- Timber trees
Agriculture -- Forestry -- Forestry education. Study and teaching
Agriculture -- Forestry -- History of forestry. Forest conditions
Bibliography. Library science. Information resources (General) -- Subject bibliography -- Biology -- Special topics, A-Z -- Forest ecology
Science -- Natural history. Biology -- Biology (General) -- Ecology -- By type of environment, A-Z -- Forests
Science -- Natural history. Biology -- Biology (General) -- Ecology -- Influence of special factors in the environment -- Special, A-Z -- Forest management
GEM Subject: Science
Science -- Biology
Science -- Biological and life sciences
Social studies
Social studies -- Economics
Science -- Botany
Science -- Natural history
Social studies -- History
Key Concept: Ecology -- Forests
Resource Type: Auto-Instructional Aids
Collection (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Instructional Materials
MovingImage (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Science Materials
Text (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Format: html
real media
Audience: Elementary School Teachers
Middle School Teachers
Secondary Education
Technical School First Cycle
University First Cycle
Language: English
Rights: KET
Access Rights: Free access
Date Of Record Release: 2007-09-14 03:00:02 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2008-12-29 14:04:14 (W3C-DTF)
Source: Scout Archives
Full Record Views: 11
Resource URL Clicks: 13
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