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Text Marine stormwater pollution

TLF ID M018210

This website is designed to support science and geography inquiry activities on protecting the marine environment from stormwater pollution. It contains information and images about all aspects of land based stormwater pollution, its impact on marine environments and ways individuals can solve these issues.The information is supported by a downloadable unit of work for teachers containing a series of activities culminating in student lead school litter reduction strategy and communication projects.




Educational details

Educational value
  • This website provides simply written and generously illustrated information for students to use that is valuable for the biology strand of science and geography which focus on marine stormwater pollution and its effects on sea life and the environment. It describes the sources of land based marine pollution, how it is transported through the stormwater system, the extent of the issue and its impact. It provides solutions that can be implemented by individuals and communities to reduce pollution and improve the environment.
Year level

5; 6; 7; 8

Other details

Contributors
  • Contributor
  • Name: Education Services Australia
  • Organization: Education Services Australia
  • Description: Data manager
  • Address: VIC, AUSTRALIA
  • URL: http://www.esa.edu.au/
  • Copyright Holder
  • Name: Australian Marine Environment Protection Association (AUSMEPA)
  • Organization: Australian Marine Environment Protection Association (AUSMEPA)
  • URL: http://www.ausmepa.org.au/
  • Publisher
  • Name: Australian Marine Environment Protection Association (AUSMEPA)
  • Organization: Australian Marine Environment Protection Association (AUSMEPA)
  • Description: Publisher
  • URL: http://www.ausmepa.org.au/
  • Resource metadata contributed by
  • Name: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Organisation: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Address: AUSTRALIA
  • URL: www.esa.edu.au
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Learning Resource Type
  • Text
Rights
  • Copyright © 2013 AUSMEPA. Provided all acknowledgements are retained, this material may be used, reproduced and communicated free of charge for non-commercial educational purposes within Australia and in overseas schools where the Australian curriculum is taught. Thumbnail image: Licensed under a Creative Commons BY International licence https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/