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Video What have we got here: the Darling catchment

TLF ID M018215

This six and a half minute video provides an overview of the Darling River catchment. The overview covers the hydrology, ancient and recent history, communities, environment and industry along the river. The video also looks at the role local land authorities play in natural resource management. The video is one of ten in the series 'What have we got here? with Dr Dave - Series 2'.




Educational details

Educational value
  • This resource is valuable for teaching two content descriptions in the year 7 geography curriculum. The overview of the Darling catchment provides a foundation for learning how the Darling River connects places in western NSW and the different values that local people place on this river. * This resource may be of some value in relation to the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander histories and cultures cross-curriculum priority when looking at the unique belief systems, special connections and responsibility for Country. * This resource may be of some value in the sustainability cross-curriculum priority relating to the importance of ecosystem functions and the need for the preservation or restoration of the environment for a sustainable future.
Year level

7

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: Murray-Darling Basin Authority
  • Organization: Murray-Darling Basin Authority
  • Address: ACT, AUSTRALIA
  • URL: http://www.mdba.gov.au/
  • Publisher
  • Name: Murray-Darling Basin Authority
  • Organization: Murray-Darling Basin Authority
  • Description: Publisher
  • Address: ACT, AUSTRALIA
  • URL: http://www.mdba.gov.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
  • Video
Rights
  • Copyright 2014 MDBA. This material is licensed under a Creative Commons CC BY license http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/au/