Catchment management: the story of a river

TLF ID A002835

Water moves through the environment by the Water Cycle. This activity investigates the journey of a river through the catchment. It is part of a sequence of 5 individual learning activities designed to support understandings of catchment management. Follow water through the environment and explore the changes to water quality over time. OUTCOMES are for children to: understand the journey of water through a catchment and the natural water cycle; learn how different pollutants can enter the waterways; understand that competing pressures for water security in a catchment; and appreciate that what happens on land can impact our rivers and ocean.

Educational details

Educational value
  • Teaching and learning
Year level

7; 8; 9

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  • Name: Education Services Australia Ltd
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  • Online
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