ERIC Number: ED086555
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1973
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Marine Biological Field Techniques.
Awkerman, Gary L.
This publication is designed for use in a standard science curricula to develop oceanologic manifestations of certain science topics. Included are teacher guides, student activities, and demonstrations designed to impart ocean science understanding to high school students. It could be a useful instructional tool for any high school student field trip experience. Suggestions for wearing apparel and necessary equipment are listed. Objectives to be gained by the students include: (1) to learn how to use the various nets for capturing marine life; (2) to identify the common organisms of Folly Beach; (3) to identify major beach zones; and (4) to define salinity and describe its principal effects on organisms. The publication includes pictorial representations of the various organisms in marine collections that can be obtained, equipment to be used, and diagramatic sketches of the field trip sites. This work was prepared under an ESEA Title III contract. (Author/EB)
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Sponsor: Bureau of Elementary and Secondary Education (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Charleston County School District, North Charleston, SC.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Elementary and Secondary Education Act Title III