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Monitoring and assessing wetland ecosystems

Use scientific sampling techniques to collect and record data in the field. This will include sampling macro-invertebrates, habitat assessment and measuring water quality parameters such as pH, turbidity and nutrient levels. Find out how the data is used to monitor the quality of the wetlands and discuss what the results tell us about the biodiversity of the ecosystem.

Year level: 7 - 10
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, Geography
Cross curriculum priorities: Sustainability

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