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IA rough drafts due on Monday August 31st
IA Final Draft due Monday October 5th
Examine the development and the environmental and economic value of coral reefs and mangrove swamps.
Examine the causes and consequences of the loss of coral reefs and mangrove swamps. [4 hours]
We will read:
and Mangrove deforestation in Madagascar: What are the options? by Brian Jones
- Almost half of the world’s mangrove have been destroyed by humans.
- 15 million hectares remain (1ha = 10 000m2)
- Decreasing faster than rainforest
In groups: Using a specific example, explain the causes and consequences of mangrove swamp degradation due to one of the following:
- Cutting trees
- Livestock feed
- Shrimp aquaculture
- Expansion of agriculture
Present your CS to the class with a presentation containing only pictures.