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Salmon Food Chain Tower
Demonstrate the importance of Salmon to British Columbia’s ecosystems. Students will conduct a simulation to demonstrate control of several variables in the ecosystem. Different scenarios will be used to demonstrate the positive and negative effects humans have on local ecosystem and gain an understanding of the importance of protecting and respecting the environment.
Good for grades 3-9
Click here for full lesson plan: Salmon Food Chain Lesson Plan