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ERIC Number: EJ639981
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-1192-1285
Schoolyard Ponds: Safety and Liability.
Danks, Sharon Gamson
Green Teacher, n64 p29-30 Spr 2001
Engaging, attractive schoolyard ponds provide habitat for wildlife and hold great educational promise. Reviews water safety and liability issues including mud, stagnant pond water that serves as mosquito breeding grounds, and drowning. Offers ideas for creatively addressing those issues through site planning, shallow water depth, signage and barriers, recirculating pumps, limited student access, and safety lessons. (PVD)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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