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Chicago's Big Fish Tale

Grades:

10 11 12 |

Subject:

environment |

Date:

January 29, 2010

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This video discusses the invasive Asian carp species that is threatening to invade Lake Michigan through Chicago’s other waterways. The problem presented by the Asian Carp is an excellent way to cover several of the Arkansas environmental science frameworks, including: describing competition in a community, constructing and comparing food chains and webs, and evaluating the impacts of different points of view (governmental, economic, and societal) on environmental issues.