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In Our Oceans, Ourselves, an international team of researchers is studying the impact of one of the world’s largest marine reserves.

This feature story can be used to illustrate the process of science. It shows scientists employing two different methods for collecting data to determine whether a marine protected area is helping to restore fish. (Read more about The Scientific Process.)

This Classroom Discussion Activity can be used to connect your students to the process of science, highlight overarching scientific themes, and enhance comprehension of the story.

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