Digital cameras can be powerful data collection tools for Earth science field trips.
and Classify Natural Habitats
|•||Conduct an investigation of a particular habitat using line-intercept sampling.|
|•||Use wildflower and tree identification guides to identify plant species collected from a line intercept.|
|•||Characterize various habitats according to the plant species present in the area.|
|•||Develop Web pages identifying plant species common to specific habitats.|
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Publication information: Book title: Science Units for Grades 9-12. Contributors: Randy L. Bell - Editor, Joe Garofalo - Editor, Deborah Aufdenspring - Author, Ian C. Binns - Author, Adrienne Gauthier - Author, Karen E. Irving - Author, Stacey Koonce - Author, Lawrence Krissek - Author, Walter McKenzie - Author, Rebecca L. McNall - Author, Mike Menchaca - Author, Jeffrey Nugent - Author, Susan O'Hara - Author, Jeffrey J. Steckroth - Author, Jessica Stephenson - Author, Gerry Swan - Author, Douglas Toti - Author, Kathy Trundle - Author. Publisher: International Society for Technology in Education. Place of publication: Eugene, OR. Publication year: 2005. Page number: 79.