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  • Olympic National Park

    Freeing the Elwha (Aspect Treeline Climate)

    Freeing the Elwha (Aspect Treeline Climate)

    Trees play an important role in salmon habitat. How can an understanding of climate, aspect, soil moisture, and treeline add to our understanding of healthy river restoration?

    Type:
    Lesson Plans
    Grade level:
    Sixth Grade - Eighth Grade
    Subjects:
    Climate, Earth Science, Geography, Hydrology, Landscapes, Physical Science
    National/State Standards:
    Washington State Standards: Science: EALR 1 6-8 SYSB, EALR 4: 6-8 LS2A, EALR 4: 6-8 LS2C Reading EALR 1: Component 1.2, EALR 5: Component 5.2 Writing EALR 2: Component 2.1
  • Olympic National Park

    Freeing the Elwha (Salmonid Natural History)

    Freeing the Elwha (Salmonid Natural History)

    How does biological evolution account for the diversity and distribution of salmonid species?

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    Type:
    Lesson Plans
    Grade level:
    Sixth Grade - Eighth Grade
    Subjects:
    Aquatic Studies, Biodiversity, Biology: Animals, Wildlife Biology
    National/State Standards:
    Washington State Standards Science EALR 4: 6-8 LS3A, LS3E, LS2D Reading EALR 1: Component 1.2 Social Studies EALR 5: Component 5.2 Writing EALR 2: Component 2.1
  • Olympic National Park

    Freeing the Elwha (What is a Watershed?)

    Healthy watersheds are vital for a healthy environment and economy. How can understanding watersheds and particularly the Elwha watershed help you protect the water and other natural resources?

    Type:
    Lesson Plans
    Grade level:
    Sixth Grade - Eighth Grade
    Subjects:
    Aquatic Studies, Community, Environment, Geography, Geology, Glaciers, Hydrology, Oceanography, Oceans, Physical Science
    National/State Standards:
    Washington State Standards: Science EALR 4, ES2C, ES2G Reading EALR 1 Component 1.2 Social Studies EALR 5 Component 5.2 Writing EALR 2 Component 2.1