Threats to Marine Ecosystems

Program Length: 45 minutes

Program Cost: $120

Join us as we examine the impacts of climate change on our natural world. Students will have the opportunity to learn about human impacts on the environment and the effects of our actions. They will develop an understanding of current climate issues and how to help create change! 

Program Objectives

Students will:

  • Know the difference between weather and climate
  • Understand what climate change is
  • Identify the causes and effects of climate change

Science Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills

  • Grade 7: 10A, 10B

  • Grade 8: 11B, 11C

  • High School: BIO 10B

  • Aquatic Science 13E, 13F

  • Environmental Systems 5G, 8D, 11B

Vocabulary: Climate, weather, climate change, keystone species, greenhouse gasses, ocean acidification, habitat, conservation, endangered species, natal homing