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Description:

To complete this activity, students can follow the instructions and the tutorial in the Environmental Health Risk Inventory website. In doing this, they will gain an understanding of how to use on-line tools and databases as well as the processes of compiling an environmental health risk inventory for a specific locale. In the activity, students will address the question: "how healthy is your neighborhood?" Students will address anthropogenic and naturally-occurring health risks in their hometown or neighborhood by using data collected from online mapping tools and databases. Students will also complete a reflective summary based on the data that they collect.

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    Education Levels:

    • Grade 9

    Keywords:

    Higher Education,NSDL_SetSpec_380601,Undergraduate (Upper Division),Environmental Ethics/Values,Undergraduate (Lower Division),Ecology, Forestry and Agriculture,Teaching with GIS , Teaching with Models , Teaching with Visuals , Teaching with Data , Teaching with Technology,Social Sciences,Vocational/Professional Development Education,oai:nsdl.org:2200/20100502195811648T,Geoscience,Environmental Decision-Making,NSDL

    Language:

    English

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