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Chesapeake Bay satellite 1

Lesson Plan, Presentation Slides

Introduction

Why are there dead zones in the Chesapeake Bay?  Use a short slideshow to engage students with the Chesapeake Bay. 



human role in bay

Lesson Plan, Worksheet

Summary of Activity Worksheet

Students summarize what they learned from analyzing historic and present day food webs and data on historic and present day oyster catch and nutrient levels.


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