Marine Environment Activity #2: Prime Real Estate for Phytoplankton
1. Phytoplankton — A Strong Base for an Ecosystem
Discuss their findings in class. Would they be willing to give phytoplankton a "Biodiversity of the Year" award? Explain.
2. The Waters of Glacier Bay
3. Biodiversity Award of the Year
Did You Know?
Orcas prey upon fish and a variety of marine mammals. These “wolves of the sea” have been known to hunt in teams and have successfully hunted and killed even the world’s largest animal: the blue whale.