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Rivers And Streams
This series fosters an appreciation for the diversity of habitats on Earth and the flora and fauna that they support. Activities, projects, and investigations reinforce the basic biological, ecological, and geological principles discussed. The appendix of each book has instructions for building simple equipment that allows students to collect and observe living organisms.
Paperback, 144 pages
Published September 1st 1999 by Franklin Watts
(first published March 1st 1999)
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Apr 26, 2012 Andrea rated it 5 of 5 stars
Perfect for the budding young scientist who is eager to learn more about the science of rivers and wetlands. This book has good vocabulary, real life scenarios and great projects. Here is a list of some of the projects in the book: Journal of observations, Mapping a stream, Measuring Current Velocity, Mapping a watershed using a topo map, create your own hydrograph, making an insect rearing cage, sampling aquatic invertebrates, sampling plants, survey stream temperatures, How to make a kick net ...more
Patricia A. Fink Martin studied biology as both an undegraduate and graduate student, earning a Ph.D. in biology. After working in the laboratory and teaching for 10 years, she began writing science books for children. She currently lives in Tennessee.More about Patricia A. Fink Martin...