Author:
Pacific Education Institute
Subject:
Environmental Science
Material Type:
Unit of Study
Level:
Middle School
Tags:
  • Climate Science
  • ClimeTime
  • Ecosystem
  • Middle School Science
  • Wetlands
  • climetime
  • wa-ela
  • License:
    Creative Commons Attribution
    Language:
    English

    Education Standards

    PEI SOLS Middle School Wetlands: Ecosystem Services

    PEI SOLS Middle School Wetlands: Ecosystem Services

    Overview

    Coastal wetlands bring many benefits to ecosystems including their ability to sequester carbon and mitigate fluctuations in sea levels. Students will understand the ecosystem benefits of coastal wetlands with a focus on the potential of estuaries for climate related planning.