Investigation 4: Where in the world are major environmental changes?

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This investigation introduces students to the significant environmental changes occuring around the world. The investigation uses NASA satellite images of Brazil to illustrate deforestation as one type of environmental change. Students learn that satellite images provide useful information to interpret, understand, plan, and predict environmental changes.

5-8 Module 3 Investigation 4 in .pdf format

Investigation 4 Student Materials in .pdf format

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