[PHOTO] A Wetlands Simulation


CLARK — Mrs. Vaccari, a science teacher at Arthur L. Johnson High School in Clark, is using a stream table to model the impact that changes in local land due to development and loss of wetlands has upon rainfall and flooding. ┬áThe simulation enables students to draw inferences that relate rate of precipitation and surface features to both filling and drainage times. ┬áSuch activities are an integral part of the environmental program at ALJ, which places an emphasis on science literacy and the ability to way benefits/consequences of human interactions with surrounding earth systems. (Photo courtesy of Clark Public Schools)

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