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Trail Impact Study

Trail Impact Study

In this outdoor activity, learners plan a simple foot path and create an environmental impact study of the natural area where the path would be. These steps help learners role-play the scientific process required for many public decisions regarding development projects, such as housing, roads, oil drilling, etc. Learners use math skills to measure the slope where the path would be set. They also scout the site for hazardous organisms like poison...

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