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Investigate macro-invertebrates

Explore the biodiversity of a wetland habitat with safe, hands-on investigation of life beneath the water’s surface. Pond dip for macro-invertebrates and use simple identification charts and observation techniques to record findings. Consider the food chains and lifecycles of the animals found and discuss how the wetland might change in the future.

Year level: 3 - 6
Duration: 90 minutes
Cost: Refer to Fees and Charges
Location: Water Corporation Wetland in Rio Tinto Naturescape Kings Park
Bookings: Essential, please contact the Education Bookings Officer
Australian curriculum links: Science, English, Geography
Cross curriculum priorities: Sustainability

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