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Save the Rain Forests!
Explore the world of the rain forest by surfing our links. Then make a poster or multimedia presentation that explains the importance of rain forest ecosystems, describes current threats to rain forests, and tells what people can do to help save them.
Search the Web sites to research the Exxon Valdez oil spill. Then create a graphic organizer that includes the categories for the spill itself, the clean up efforts, the damage to and recovery of the ecosystem and the status of legal settlements.
Read our Web sites to learn about recycling. Then create a poster that explains the importance of recycling and describes ways people can participate in recycling.
Maps and Charts
Explore online resources on environmental issues.
Chapter Enrichment Links
Learn more about the new environmental awareness.