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    • Thumb image for State of Thirst: California's Water FutureResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      State of Thirst: California's Water Future

      Grades: 5 to 6, 9 to 12
      Subjects: Life Sciences, Earth & Space Science, Environmental Issues
      Are we in danger of running out of water? California's population is growing by 600,000 people per year, but much of the state r...
      Contributor: KQED
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      6-Pack Loop Rings Photodegradable?

      Grades: 10 to 12
      Subjects: Chemistry, Ecology & Ecosystems, Life Sciences, Science
      In this lesson, from the Project LABS Web site, students take a closer look at the current status of an environmental problem: t...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for A Living WatershedResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      A Living Watershed

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: Ecology & Ecosystems, Life Sciences, Earth & Space Science, Science
      In this Access Excellence project, students learn about their local ecosystem. The project focuses on watersheds and ecological ...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for A Natural History of Water in AmericaResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      A Natural History of Water in America

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: Ecology & Ecosystems, Life Sciences, History-Social Science, Science, Geography
      In this article, from the National Wildlife Federation Web site, author Jessica Snyder Sachs explains the fragile linkage that e...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      African Trees May Be Tied to Lemurs' Fate

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: Ecology & Ecosystems, Life Sciences, American Democracy, History-Social Science and 2 additional..
      In this National Geographic News article, read about how lemurs may be the only animals that can spread the seeds of certain tre...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Wild Wildlife: Exploring the Moral, Economic and Ecological Impacts of Animal ExtinctionResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Wild Wildlife: Exploring the Moral, Economic and Ecological Impacts of Animal Extinction

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Life Sciences, Oral Presentations, History-Social Science, Science and 3 additional..
      In this lesson, from the New York Times Learning Network, students investigate the moral, economic and ecological impacts of the...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Argentine Ant Invasion Ripples Across Ecosystem Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Argentine Ant Invasion Ripples Across Ecosystem

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: Life Sciences, American Democracy, History-Social Science, Science
      In this National Geographic News article, read about the many adverse effects of the Argentine ant on foreign ant species and ec...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Low-level Nuclear Waste: A Geographic AnalysisResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Low-level Nuclear Waste: A Geographic Analysis

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: Health Education, Earth & Space Science, History-Social Science, Science, Geography
      In this Xpeditions lesson, students learn how to analyze the problems surrounding nuclear waste. They compare and contrast low- ...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Working Together for the ManateeResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Working Together for the Manatee

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Ecology & Ecosystems, Life Sciences, History-Social Science, Science, Geography
      In this lesson, from Xpeditions, students use the Internet to research the manatee to find out why it is endangered. They write ...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Preserving BiodiversityResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Preserving Biodiversity

      Grades: TK/K to 12
      Subjects: Life Sciences, History-Social Science, Science, Geography
      In this student activity from, Xpeditions, students take on the role of zoo director with a mission to teach people about the im...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Yellowstone WolvesResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Yellowstone Wolves

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Ecology & Ecosystems, Life Sciences, History-Social Science, Number Sense and 2 additional..
      The purpose of this lesson, from Science NetLinks, is to use the Internet to explore relationships between habitats and species ...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Abrupt Climate ChangeResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Abrupt Climate Change

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: Weather, Climate & Atmosphere, Earth & Space Science, Number Sense, Science
      This Science NetLinks lesson focuses on a current issue in science in order to help students understand the process by which sci...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Acid Rain ResearchResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Acid Rain Research

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: Chemistry, Ecology & Ecosystems, Life Sciences, Earth & Space Science, Science
      In this Access Excellence activity, students study acid rain. They design an experiment, identify research study areas, and desi...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Wreaking Havoc with Life: Minute Atrazine Levels Lead to Hermaphroditic Frogs, CancerResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Wreaking Havoc with Life: Minute Atrazine Levels Lead to Hermaphroditic Frogs, Cancer

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: Personal and Community Health, Life Sciences, Science, Chemistry and 2 additional..
      This article, written by Dr. Tyrone Hayes and presented by Beyond Pesticides, discusses how frogs can reveal information about t...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for World's Tiniest Wild Pig Subject of Big Rescue EffortResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      World's Tiniest Wild Pig Subject of Big Rescue Effort

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: Life Sciences, American Democracy, History-Social Science, Science, Geography
      In this National Geographic News article, read about the pygmy hog, the smallest wild pig in the world, which has been hovering ...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Who Pays the Price When a Sea Disappears?Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Who Pays the Price When a Sea Disappears?

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Ecology & Ecosystems, Earth & Space Science, History-Social Science, Science, Geography
      This Xpeditions lesson asks students to learn about the problems in the Aral Sea region and to figure out how the sea's water lo...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for World's Wading Birds Are Vanishing Fast, Experts Warn Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      World's Wading Birds Are Vanishing Fast, Experts Warn

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: Life Sciences, American Democracy, History-Social Science, Science and 2 additional..
      In this National Geographic News article, read about plummeting wading bird populations. A warning from ornithologists follows a...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for About EstuariesResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      About Estuaries

      Grades: TK/K to 12
      Subjects: Life Sciences, Ecology & Ecosystems, Science
      This resource, from estuaries.gov, features information about estuaries. Users can learn what an estuary is, find out why estuar...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for A Whale of a Problem: Evaluating the Effects of Tourism and Other Variables on the Killer Whale PopulationResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      A Whale of a Problem: Evaluating the Effects of Tourism and Other Variables on the Killer Whale Population

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Ecology & Ecosystems, Life Sciences, History-Social Science, Science and 3 additional..
      In this lesson, from the New York Times Learning Network, students evaluate the possible causes contributing to the decline of t...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for With Only 400 Left, Wildcat May Be on Its Ninth LifeResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      With Only 400 Left, Wildcat May Be on Its Ninth Life

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: Life Sciences, American Democracy, History-Social Science, Science, Geography
      In this National Geographic News article, read about the plight of the Scottish wildcat. New research suggests only some 400 gen...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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