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Oct. 19, 2016 Online: Episode 2 - Animals of the Northern Gulf of Mexico

Alabama Public Television's IQ Learning Network

Gulf Detectives

Episode 2 - Animals of the Northern Gulf of Mexico

Streaming LIVE
TOMORROW, October 19th, 2016
12 noon - 1 pm EDT / 11 am - 12 noon CDT*

*Be sure to check your local time zone

Target Audience: 5th - 8th Grades
This episode of Gulf Detectives will follow three young science detectives as they learn about the animals of the Northern Gulf of Mexico with the help of the scientists at Dauphin Island Sea Lab. The program will feature a shark research boat trip, a shark dissection, and a visit to Coffee Island to learn about the efforts by The Nature Conservancy to restore the oyster reefs in the area. The gulf detectives will also get their hands dirty with marsh mud to discover what creatures live there and what they can tell us about the health of the Gulf’s ecosystem. This Learning Adventure will teach concepts of animal habitats, animal adaptations, food webs, ecosystems, and other aspects of biology and environmental science. Join us!
All you need is a computer or mobile device that is connected to the internet!

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