What is a Wetland?

Wetland(Photo: WOSU)

Swamps, Marshes, Ocean inlets…All of these are wetlands, which have standing water and are not deep.

Download Teacher’s Materials:
Types of Wetlands (PDF, 18Kb)
Wetlands in Danger (PDF, 44Kb)
Wetlands Water Chemistry (PDF, 36Kb)
Project Rubric (PDF, 7Kb)
Objective A1 – Natural Water Observation (PDF, 20Kb)
Objective A2 – Natural Water Observation Rubric (PDF, 18Kb)
Objective B1 – Discussion of Classification Schemes (PDF, 21Kb)
Objective B2 – Discussion of Classification Schemes Rubric (PDF, 22Kb)
ObjectiveC1 – Testing Water For Phosphate (PDF, 22Kb)
ObjectiveC2 – Testing Water For Phosphate Rubric (PDF, 21Kb)
ObjectiveD1 – Putting it all Together (PDF, 19Kb)
ObjectiveD2 – Putting it all Together Rubric (PDF, 21Kb)