Great Salt Lake is Changing

In this lesson, students will explore the phenomenon of a shrinking lake. By observing aerial photos and analyzing lake elevation over time students will discover that GSL is shrinking and will develop and use a model to understand why. Through a simulation game and exploration, students will learn about the effects of a shrinking lake and what we can do. Curriculum authored by Megan Black.

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